Hyderabad: Suresh Chukkapalli, Chairman of Phoenix Group, has been appointed as the Honorary Consul General in Hyderabad. Republic of Korea has appointed Suresh with consular jurisdiction over Telangana state, according to a release.
The Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, has notified the same in Gazette notification dated October 25. Suresh Chukkapalli will be given charge formally on November 1 at a ceremony scheduled in New Delhi.
South Korea is the fourth largest economy in Asia and the eleventh largest in the world known for its economic miracles. Responding to his new responsibility, Suresh said “the honour is bestowed at a time when Koreans are trying to improve their presence in Telangana. Hyderabad will soon have a full-fledged Honorary Consulate General Office of Republic of Korea.”