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[All administrative matters of the Ministry including Cadre management; Creation/continuation of posts; Formulation, Interpretation and Advice on IFS[PLCA] Rules, CCS Rules/Conduct Rules; Use of Hindi in the official work of the Ministry; O&M and Office Procedures]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
A.Gitesh Sarma AS[AD] 23015155 23015910 aspol@mea.gov.in
Sibi George JS [AD & ADDL CHARGE OF ESTT] 23014114 23014743 jsad@mea.gov.in
Kartik Pande Dir [ADP & RTI] ​ 49015363 49015364 diradp@mea.gov.in
S.D. Moorthy DS [PF, PG and Inspection] 49015367 49015414
Paulomi Tripathi
DS[FSP & Cadre] 23011650
23015992 dsfsp@mea.gov.in
Shambhulingappa Hakki
US[GA] 49016621
Dr. Varun Jeph
US[FSP-II] 23012925
23015992 usfsp@mea.gov.in
Vasudev Ravi
US[PA-III],[TG] Additional Charge
Dr. Vipra Pandey
US [Cadre FD & FSP-II] 49015368
49015469 uscadre@mea.gov.in
Chandramouli Kumar Kern US [PB-II, III & PB(PR)], (PB-I & Pension)
Additional Charge
49015369 uspb@mea.gov.in
Neeraj Agarwal
US [Cash] 49015199 49015202 uscash@mea.gov.in
Jitender Singh Negi US [PC, PD & PE] 49015365 49015385 uspc@mea.gov.in
P. N. Srinivasan US [LC SECTION] 49015378 49015444 solc@mea.gov.in
Aditya Kumar Berwal US [LC] 49018125 49015444 uslc@mea.gov.in
P. Ashok US [Legal-Welfare] 49018370 49015388 consultantpw@mea.gov.in
Ashwani Kumar
Assistant Secretary 49015368
49015469 ashwani.kr14@mea.gov.in

AMS [Americas] Division

[All matters relating to Canada and U.S.A.]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Munu Mahawar JS [AMS] 23792070 23011996 jsams@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Ranjan Dir [AMS] 23014358 23011010 dirams@mea.gov.in
Dr. Anand Kamavisdar OSD [AMS]
P.S. Gangadhar DS [AMS] 23015447 23011460 dsams@mea.gov.in
A. K. Sawhney US[AMS] 49016715
Nabanita Chakrabarti US [AMS-I] 23015002 23010754 ususc1@mea.gov.in
Yadvendra Singh
US [AMS - II] 23010754 23010754 usams@mea.gov.in


[All matters related to Archives and Record Management]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Hemalata C. Bhagirath AS[A & RM] 49016636 49016637 asarm@mea.gov.in
Manohar Ram JS [A&RM] 49015208 49015209 jsarm@mea.gov.in
S.N.V. Ramana Rao
Dir [A&RM]
Nadim Anwer
DS [A & RM] 23014129 dirarm@mea.gov.in

ASEAN Multilateral Division

[All matters relating to India’s relations with the Association of South East Asian Nations [ASEAN]]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Ms Pooja Kapur JS [ASEAN ML] 49015212 49015213 jsasean@mea.gov.in
Col. Sandeep Puri Dir [ASEAN ML] 49018127
Abhijit Chakraborty DS [ASEAN ML] 49015223 49015257 dirasean@mea.gov.in
S​hashwati​ ​Arya​
US [ASEAN ML-I] 49015206 49015257 usasean1@mea.gov.in
R. A. Meena
US [ASEAN ML-II] 49015238 49015257 Usasean2@mea.gov.in

BOS [Bureau of Security]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Rashmi Ranjan Swain JS [Pers] 23015749 23794427 jspers@mea.gov.in
Nirvikar Dir[BOS] 49015270 dirbos@ mea.gov.in
John H. Ruolngul Dir [BOS-I] 49015255 49015263 usbos@ mea.gov.in
Col. Sanjay Sharma Dir [BOS]- Addl. Charge 49015270 dirbos@mea.gov.in
Tanuj Shankar US [BOS] 49015252 49018102 usbos2@mea.gov.in

Boundary Cell

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr. M.C. Tiwari Head [Boundary Cell] 49015235 49015205 dirbdy@mea.gov.in

BM [Bangladesh, Myanmar ] Division

[All matters relating to Bangladesh, Myanmar ]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sripriya Ranganathan JS [BM] 23015192 23013280 jsbm@mea.gov.in
Pratibha Parkar Dir [BM] 23013830 23014808 dirbm@mea.gov.in
Vipulkumar Mesariya US [BM] 23012039 23014808 dsbm@mea.gov.in
Tavishi Behal
US [Myanmar] 23014808 23014717 usmyanmar@mea.gov.in
Kumam Mini Devi US [Bangladesh] 23793459 23014808 dsbd@mea.gov.in
Karan Yadav Assistant Secretary 23012039 23014808 karan.yadav14@mea.gov.in

Office of the Principal Chief Controller of Accounts

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
​Sujata Prasad​ Principal CCA 49015160 49015161 meapcca@mea.gov.in
Binod Kumar
CCA & Appellate Authority 49015162 49015163 meacoa@mea.gov.in
Vaibhav C. Ghalme
ACA 49015166 meaaca@mea.gov.in

Central Europe Division

[Deals with India's relations with Albania, Austria, Bosnia & Herzegovina,Bulgaria ,Croatia,Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Holy See, Hungary, Iceland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Norway, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland and Turkey]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Subrata Bhattacharjee JS [CE] 23015061 23013788 jsce@mea.gov.in
Col. Sharad Rastogi Dir [CE] 23014040 23018850 dirce@mea.gov.in
Dr. Devyani Uttam Khobragade Dir [CE] 49016605 directorce@mea.gov.in
Ganesh Haloi DS [CE] 23015311 dse2one@mea.gov.in
Arif Saeed US [CE] 23012902 23015673 dse2two@mea.gov.in
Bhupendra Singh US [CE-BS] 49018138 osdce@mea.gov.in
P.K. Mishra US [CE-PM] 49018136 usce@mea.gov.in

Central Registry

[All work relating to receipt and distribution of dak[communication] from local Ministries/Offices/Foreign Missions in India]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
South Block SO [CR-SB] 23011954 / 23012292
/ 23017160
23013945 / 23010889 aocrsb@mea.gov.in
Jawahar Lal Nehru Bhavan CR-JNB 49015182 49015183
Akbar Bhawan SO [CR-AB] 24677530
Patiala House CR 23389030
ISIL Building CR 23073717
Shastri Bhawan CR 23383393

CNV & I [Cypher, NGO, Vigilance & Inspection] Division

[All matters relating to Vigilance, Classified Communications, Diplomatic bags etc.,]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr. Acquino Vimal Dir [CNV & I] 23011357 23792285 jscnv@mea.gov.in
Abhishek Sharma US [Vigilance] 49018451 49015459
Shivaji Sen US [Vigilance-I] 49015447 49015459 usvigmea@mea.com
Pankaj Sharma US [Monitoring Cell] 49015226 usmonitoring mea.gov.in
Ajay Malik US [DB] 49015462 49015463 aodbouc@mea.gov.in
Ajay Malik US [DB & CCB] 23015997 23015997 usccb@mea.gov.in
Anuj Kumar Gupta US [Inspection] 49018375 usinspection@mea.gov.in

Parliament & Coordination Division

[Liaising with other Ministries/Departments/Institutions;Matters relating to political clearances and foreign students in India]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Ms Nutan Kapoor Mahawar JS [Parl & Coord] 23012987 23010727 jsparliament@mea.gov.in
Sunil Agarwal Dir[Coord] 23014754 ​23794349 dircord@mea.gov.in
Sharda Sharma DS[Coord] 49016725
Alok Verma US[Parliament] 23012783 23011483 parlsec@mea.gov.in
Bharti Bhatnagar US[Coord] 23015726 23015726 uscoord@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Kumar Sharma US[Education] 49015412 49015413 osdedu@mea.gov.in

Complaints Committee of MEA against Sexual Harassment

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Mukta D. Tomar, Chairperson Addl. Secretary [Ad] 49016636 49016637 asad@mea.gov.in
Soumendu Bagchi
JS [Special Projects] 49015185 49015186 jses@mea.gov.in
Dr Kajal Bhat, Member Legal Officer 23387674 bhatkajal@yahoo.com
Aparna Bhat, Member Lawyer 24376447 aparna.bhat@gmail.com

CT [Counter Terrorism] Division

[All matters related to Counter Terrorism including Joint Working Groups on Counter Terrorism ]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Ravi Thapar AS [CT] 49016601 49016669 asct@mea.gov.in
Mahaveer Singhvi JS [CT] 49018131 49018132 jsct@mea.gov.in
Shailesh Lakhtakia DS [CT-I] 49018429 49018372 usct@mea.gov.in
Chander Shekhar US [CT]

CPV [Consular Passport, Visa] Division

[All Policy matters related to Passport issuance in India and establishment of Central Passport Organization; General Visa policy & Visa requests from foreign Missions/Posts; matters relating to Legalisation of documents, registration of births and deaths abroad; Extradition policy]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Arun K. Chatterjee
JS [ (PSP) & CPO] 23387013
23071370 jscpo@mea.gov.in
Upender Singh Rawat JS [CPV] 23387013/23384536 23071370 jscpo@mea.gov.in
Ms. Padmaja Dir [CPV] 23388015 23388385 dircpv mea.gov.in
A.K. Sobti Dir [PSP] 23386064 23386082 dirpsp@mea.gov.in
Sanjiv Aggarwal DS [CPV-C] 23382658 23071370 uscpvc@mea.gov.in
Prakash Chand DS [CONSULAR] 23386760 23070644 dscpv@mea.gov.in
Girish Chandra DS[PVE] 23072768 23071370 ds.pve@mea.gov.in
Y.K. Shukla US [PV-I] 23070364 23071370 uspv1@mea.gov.in
Dr. Rajeev Ranjan
23070486 23070486 usexoi@mea.gov.in
Sandeep Kumar US [PV] 23386630 dspv@mea.gov.in
S.B. Saroha US (PV-VIG) 23387769 23071370 usvig@mea.gov.in
Sunil Kumar Thapliyal
US [PG] 23383866 cpv.pg@mea.gov.in

Conference Secretariat

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
K. Jeeva Sagar JS[Conference Cell] 49015407
24102375 js-iafs@mea.gov.in
Sanjiv Dubey Dir [Conference Cell] 24197943 dirconf2 mea.gov.in
K.B. Singh Dir [Conference Cell] 24197900 dirconf1 mea.gov.in
Mohinder Pratap Singh DS [Conference] 24676840 dirconf@mea.gov.in
Sanjiv Jain US[Conference Cell] 24197987 stephen.mani12@mea.gov.in
Rajeev Kumar Jain US[Conference Cell] 24197988 usconf1@mea.gov.in

DPA-I [Development Partnership Administration]

[All matters relating to Lines of Credit, Grant Projects, Grant Assistance projects]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Ajit V Gupte JS [DPA-I] 49015395 49015396 jsdpa@mea.gov.in
Raj Kumar Dir [DPA-I] 49015409 49015396 dirdpa1@mea.gov.in
S. Chinpau Nghaite DS[DPA-I] 49015420 49015464 usdpa1@mea.gov.in
Vijay Kumar DS[DPA-I]
Arindam Kumar Mitra US[DPA-I] 49015397 us2dpa1@mea.gov.in
Pankaj Kumar Singh Advisor [Infrastructure- DPA] 49015399 ​advisorinfra@mea.gov.in

DPA-II [Development Partner Administration] Division

[All matters relating to Capacity Building, Disaster Relief]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dinkar Asthana
JS[DPA-II] 49015428 49015429 jsdpa2@mea.gov.in
Hemender.K.Sharma Dir[DPA-II] 49015426 49015423 dirtc@mea.gov.in
J.N. Majhi Dir[TC] 49015431 49015434 dstc@mea.gov.in
S. K. Dudeja US [DP-I] 49015482 49015421 usdp1 mea.gov.in
A.S. Kulkarni US[DP] 49015391 49015421 usdp@mea.gov.in
Brajesh Kumar Srivastava US[TC-II] 49015435 49015438 ustc2@mea.gov.in
Veena Aggarwal US[TC] 49015430 49015434 ustc@mea.gov.in

DPA-III [Development Partnership Administration –III]

[All matters relating to grant assistance to Afghanistan, Myanmar, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka [except housing project]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
M. Subbarayudu JS [DPA-III] 49015407 49015408 jsdpa3@mea.gov.in
Dr. Tarun Huria OSD [DPA-III] 49015474 49018437
Harish Agarwal Dir [DPA] 49015472 49015508 dirdpa@mea.gov.in
Bhavesh R. Trivedi Dir [DPA] 49015483 49015491 dsdpa@mea.gov.in
Ashish Kumar
Dir [DPA-III] 49015480 49016609 dsdpa3@mea.gov.in
Madhumita Sengupta DS [Border Connectivity] 49015306 49015456 usbc@mea.gov.in
Chandra Prakash Advisor [Power] 49015481 ​49018362 dirdpa3@mea.gov.in

D & ISA [Disarmament & International Security Affairs] Division

[All matters related to Disarmament, Non-proliferation issues, Confidence & Security Building measures in regional and multilateral fora]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr. Pankaj Sharma JS [D & ISA] 23014902 23015626 jsdisa@mea.gov.in
Captain Nishant Kumar Dir [Military Affairs] 23018097 23018097 dirmildisa@mea.gov.in
Arvind Madhavan Dir [D & ISA] 23010308 23017162 dirdisa@mea.gov.in
Ms. Anandi Venkateshwaran US [D & ISA] 23012954 23014131 usdisa@mea.gov.in
A. K. Bhaumik US [D & ISA] 49016707 49016708 sodisa@mea.gov.in
Devika Lal US [D & ISA] 23011160 23015318 dsdisa@mea.gov.in

EA [East Asia] Division

[All matters relating to China, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Japan,Mongolia, Republic of Korea]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Pradeep Kumar Rawat
JS [EA] 49016732 23792124 jsea@mea.gov.in
Sujit Ghosh
Dir [EA] 23012536 23016514 dirchina@mea.gov.in
Prasanna Srivastava
DS [China] 23011356 23011356 dschina2@mea.gov.in
Neeharika Singh
DS [Japan] 23015025 23015025 dsj@mea.gov.in
George V. George
US [EA] 23012847 23012847 dsjk@mea.gov.in
Rajesh N. Naik
US [Japan] 23015025 23015025 dsj@mea.gov.in
Gautam Kumar Pandey Assistant Secretary 23014467 gautam.pandey14@mea.gov.in
Deepak Padmakumar Assistant Secretary 23014467

EG & IT [E-Governance & Information Technology] Division

[All matters relating to cyber security & computerisation]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
S. K. Verma JS [EG & IT] 49015125 49015126 jsegit@mea.gov.in
Dr. Naveen Kumar Chaudhary Dir [EG & IT] 49018128 diregit1@mea.gov.in
Raman Kumar DS [EG & IT] 49018118 diregit@mea.gov.in
Nishi Kant Singh US [EG & IT] 49015215 49015217 usegit@mea.gov.in
Yatinkumar S. Patel US [IT]
Harish Kumar US [Computer] 49015216 socomp@mea.gov.in

Economic Diplomacy [ED] Division

(ED Division is the nodal division within the MEA that promotes and facilitates foreign investment flows (FDI, FII, technology transfer and management) and handles all issues relating to energy security in close coordination with other central government Ministries and departments. The Division represents MEA on all issues relating to agriculture (including food processing), trade (FTA), civil aviation (including bilateral ASAs), energy (coal, oil, gas and renewables), investments (BIT), shipping, ports, highways, railways, telecommunications, electronics, services, auto, tourism, pharmaceuticals etc. The Division supports the activities of leading business chambers, media houses, and consultancy firms and works closely with other central government Ministries/Departments and respective State governments in their international outreach activities.)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
K. Nagaraj Naidu JS [ED] 49015210 49015211 jsed@mea.gov.in
Priya P. Nair DS [ED-I] 49015261 dsed1@mea.gov.in
Gautam Wahi DS [ED-II] 49018117 dsed2@mea.gov.in
P. R. Nayak DS [ED]
Rajesh Parihar US [ED-I] 49015236 49015245 used1@mea.gov.in
Akash Gupta US [ED-II] 49015187 49015245 used2@mea.gov.in
Arun Kumar Singh US [ED-IV] 49018440 used4@mea.gov.in

E & SA [East & Southern Africa] Division

[All matters relating to Botswana, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, African Union, East African Community and COMESA]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr. Neena Malhotra JS[E & SA] 49018400 49018402 jsafr@mea.gov.in
Deepak Pathak Dir[E&SA] 49018394 49018398 diresa@mea.gov.in
Mohit Yadav Dir [E & SA] 49018390 49018393 dsesa@mea.gov.in
Nirmal Kumar Chawdhary DS[E & SA] 49015402 49018402 dseaf@mea.gov.in
S. Balachandran DS[E & SA] 49018395 49018397 dsesa1@mea.gov.in
Sanjeev Manchanda US [SAF] 49018391 49018392 ussaf@mea.gov.in

Eurasia Division

[All matters relating to Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan and SCO]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
G.V. Srinivas JS [ERS] 23013410 23014353 jsers@mea.gov.in
Col. Ananjai Singh Dir [ERS] 23793501 23013253 dirers@mea.gov.in
Ms. Chitra Suresh DS [ERS] 49016665 23794020 dseurasia@mea.gov.in
Gaurav Ahluwalia DS[ERS] 49016665 23013253 dsers1@mea.gov.in
Dinesh Bhardwaj US[ERS] 23012927 users1@mea.gov.in
Nitesh Kumar US [ERS] 23013078 23013253 nitesh.kumar11@mea.gov.in
Rupesh Kumar US[ERS] 49016665 49016682 users@mea.gov.in
Pooja Tillu US[Eurasia] 23011922 23011922 dsrs@mea.gov.in

Establishment Division

[All establishment matters including Property, allotment of accommodation, procurement of equipment etc.]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sibi George
JS [Estt]- Addl. Charge
49015122 / 23060526 49015101 jsestt@mea.gov.in
Manoj Kumar Mohapatra Dir[Estt] 49016623 direstt@mea.gov.in
Susan Joseph US [SP] 49015105 ussp@mea.gov.in
Ramesh P. Chaturvedi US[EM] 23018503 23794785 usem@mea.gov.in
Saifullah Khan US [Estt.] 49015104 49015465 usestt@mea.gov.in
Manoj Kumar Pujari
US [Housing] 49018363 49015101 ushousing@mea.gov.in
Prem Singh Chauhan
US[TK] 49015286 ustoshakhana@mea.gov.in

Europe West Division

[All matters relating to Andorra, Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxemburg, Monaco, Netherlands, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, United Kingdom, European Union]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Randhir Kumar Jaiswal
JS [EW] 23014416 23794142 jsew@mea.gov.in
Alpana Dubey
Dir [EW] 23794145 23010176 direw@mea.gov.in
Satish Sharma
DS [EW] 23016263 23012889 usew3@mea.gov.in
Ram Mahesh V US [EW] 23015717 23016476 usew4@mea.gov.in
C. Sushma US [EW] 23011261 23016476 usew1@mea.gov.in
Abhishek Dubey US [EW] 23019240 23016476 usew2@ mea.gov.in

External Publicity & Public Diplomacy [XPD] Division

[Interface between the Ministry and Media mandated with publicity of India's foreign policy through briefings, press interactions and other media events; Maintenance of official MEA website and new media platforms; Liaison with MEA beat media; Facilitation of foreign media based in India; publications, documentary films and other publicity material aimed at projecting India's soft power;

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail

Gopal Baglay


23383371 / 23383373 23384319 jsxp@mea.gov.in
Mridu Pawan Das Dir [XP] 23383316 23384663 dirxp@mea.gov.in
Abu Mathen George OSD [PR] 23383462 23386910 osdpr@mea.gov.in
M. L. K. Raja OSD[PD] 23388949 23387075 osdpd2@mea.gov.in
Ashish Sharma US [DD] 23387524 23387075 dsdd@mea.gov.in
Kapil Sharma US [PD] 23388947 uspd@mea.gov.in
Sqn Ldr Priya Joshi US[XP] 23388946 23387075 usxp@mea.gov.in

Finance Division

[All matters relating to formulation of budget of the Ministry, formation and revision of Rates of Exchanges, scrutiny and replies to Audit Paras, Examination/clearance of proposals from financial angel ]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Priyanka Chauhan Dir [Finance] 49015140 49015141 dirfin@mea.gov.in
Dr. N. Nandakumar DS [Finance] 49015142 49015143 dsfin@mea.gov.in
S.K. Goel US [Finance-I] 49015142 49015143 dsfin@mea.gov.in
Soumitra Singha US[Finance/Project]
49018381 usfinproj mea.gov.in
Jai Singh US [Fin I & IV] 49015144 usfin@mea.gov.in
[Ms.] Geeta Babbar
US[Fin-III] 49015150 usfin3@mea.gov.in
Dr. Satyanjal Pandey US[Fin II] 49015142 dsfin@mea.gov.in

Global Estate Management (GEM) Division

(Deals with acquisition of plots and construction of buildings for Missions/Posts abroad and offices and residences for Ministry, repair and maintenance of Ministry's properties)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sanjay Kumar Verma JS [GEM] 49015125 49015126 jsgem@mea.gov.in
Dr. Sandip Halder Dir [GEM] 49015128 49015127 dirgem@mea.gov.in
Dr. Md. Nurul Hasan US [GEM] 49015139
Shiv Sagar US [GEM] 49015129 49015135 usgem1@mea.gov.in
Shyam Sundar Dewani US [GEM-III]
[Renovation, Repair & Ma intenance]
49015137 usgem3@mea.gov.in
Mayank Kumar Tilak Superintending Engineer 49018449 seproj@mea.gov.in

Gulf Division

[All matters relating to Bahrain, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, UAE, GCC and OIC]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Mridul Kumar JS [Gulf​​] 23013161 23794138 jsgulf@mea.gov.in,
R.V. Prasad Dir[Gulf] 23010364 23019415 dirgulf1@mea.gov.in,
Nikhilesh Mohan Dhirar DS[Special Yemen- Kuwait Cell] 4901845 dssykc@mea.gov.in
R.K.T. Arasu DS[SYKC] 23385272 usskc@mea.gov.in
Parikshat Kadan US[Gulf] 23017446 23794513 p.kadan08 mea.gov.in
Gaurav Gandhi US [Gulf] 23017446 23794513 usgulf2@mea.gov.in
Rohit Vadhwana US [Gulf] 23014584 23794513 dsgulf@mea.gov.in

Global Cyber Issues Cell

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Santosh Jha JS[PP & R, GCI ] 23014230
Akhil Kumar Dir [CT-GCI] 49015485 49018372 dirct@mea.gov.in,
Bhagwan Yadav US [GCI] 4901842​9​ 49018372 usgci@mea.gov.in,

Hindi & Sanskrit Division

(All work relating to Official Language)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Rajesh Vaishnaw JS[Hindi & Sanskrit] 49015214 49015217 jshindi@mea.gov.in
Suniti Sharma DS [Hindi] 23013889 23010393 dshindi@mea.gov.in
Harkesh Meena DD(OL) / Nodal Officer (Translation Work) 23013900 23010393 ddol1@mea.gov.in
B.N. G​oyal Astt. Dir. [Official Language] 23013528 23010393 asstdirhindi@mea.gov.in
Mohd. Arshad Husain Astt. Dir. [Official Language] 23013528 23010393 asstdirhindi@mea.gov.in
Rajinder Bali Astt. Dir. [Official Language] 24197928

lndian Ocean Region Division

(All matters relating to lndian Ocean Region)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sanjay Panda JS [IOR] 23012591 23014717 jsior@mea.gov.in
Dr. Binoy George DS [Sri Lanka] 23013036 23014717 dssl@mea.gov.in
Banu Prakash DS[SM] 49016711 23014717 ussm@mea.gov.in
Robin Chakravorty OSD [IOR] 49016719 23014717 osdior@mea.gov.in
Sushil Prasad US[IOR]
Vishal Harsh Assistant Secretary [IOR] 49016692 23014717 vishalharsh14@mea.gov.in

LAC [Latin America & Carribbean] Division

(All matters relating to Anguilla, Antigua and Berbuda, Antilles and Aruba, Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Dominica Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, St. Christopher & Nevis, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caycos Islands, Uruguay, Venezuela, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Ashok Das JS[LAC] 49015511 49015510 jslac@mea.gov.in
D. Charandasi Dir[LAC] 49015505 49015506 dirlac@mea.gov.in
Ankan Banerjee Dir[LAC]
Mukesh Kumar DS [LAC] dslac@mea.gov.in
Richhpal Singh US [LAC] 49015500 49015504 ​uslac2@mea.gov.in ​
Pranay Sinha US [LAC] 49015501 49015504 ​osdlac@mea.gov.in​
Renu Khandelwal Assistant Secretary(IFS-P) 49015460 ​khandelwalrenu14@mea.gov.in​

States Division

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Partha Satpathy
JS [States] 49018385 49018383 jsstates@mea.gov.in
Dr. Devyani U Khobragade
Sanjay Kumar DS [States] 49048104 49018116 dsstates@mea.gov.in
Rajeev Kumar Sinha US [States] 49016617 49016668 dsstates2@mea.gov.in
Sanjay Kumar US [States]

Liaison Officer for Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes / Persons with Disabilities of the Ministry

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
M. Subbarayudu JS [DPA-III] 49015407 49015408 jsdpa3@mea.gov.in

Liaison Officer for Other Backward Classes of the Ministry

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Pratibha Parkar Rajaram Dir [BM] 23013830 23014808 dirbm@mea.gov.in

L & T [Legal & Treaties] Division

(All matters relating to legal and treaties)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr. V.D.Sharma JS [L&T] 4901 5269 4901 6643 jslegal@mea.gov.in
Uma Sekhar JS ( L & T) 49015271 jslegal1@mea.gov.in
Dr. Luther M Rangreji Director [L&T] 49015293 legalofficer1@mea.gov.in
Yedla Umasankar Legal Officer (Gr. II) 4901 8109 legalofficer3@mea.gov.in
S. Senthil Kumar Legal Officer (Gr. II) 4901 8110 legalofficer2@mea.gov.in
Mohammed Hussain K. S. Legal Officer (Gr. II) 4901 8111 legalofficer4@mea.gov.in
Ms. R. Mythili Legal Officer (Gr. II) 4901 6651 legalofficer5@mea.gov.in
Ms. K. C. Sowmya Legal Officer (Gr. II) 4901 6650 legalofficer6@mea.gov.in
Himanshu Goenka Legal Officer [Gr. II] 4901 6640 legalofficer7@mea.gov.in
Sudheer K. J. Legal Officer [Gr. II] 4901 8112 ​sudheer.kj@mea.gov.in

MEA Library [Patiala House]

(Deals with acquisition, technical processing and preservation of books, documents, monographs, reports, micro-documents, maps etc)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr Satendra Singh Dhaka Dir [Lib. & Info.] 23073685 23386340 dirlib@mea.gov.in

MER [Multilateral Economic Relations] Division

(All matters relating to multilateral economic relations of India)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Alok Amitabh Dimri JS [MER] 4901 5415 4901 5416 jsmer@mea.gov.in
Rakesh Kumar Arora Director [MER] 4901 5427 49015422 dirmer@mea.gov.in
P.K. Muraleedhar Babu DS [MER] 4901 6610 dsmer@mea.gov.in
Gaurav Katiyar US [MER] 4901 5419 usmer@mea.gov.in
Dheeraj Bhaskar US [MER] usmer2@mea.gov.in

Nalanda Division

(All work related to Nalanda University)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Jaideep Mazumdar JS[South,Nalanda] 49015244 49015247 jssouth@mea.gov.in
Ashish Kumar Dir [Nalanda-South] 49015246 49015258 dirnalanda@mea.gov.in
S.Vivekananthan US[South & Nalanda] 49015403 49018444 usnalanda@mea.gov.in

Northern [Nepal, Bhutan] Division

(All matters relating to Bhutan and Nepal)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sudhakar Dalela JS [North] 23793241 23792814 jsnorth@mea.gov.in
P.S. Karthigeyan DS [North] 23011710 23016660 dirnorth@mea.gov.in
Chitrangna Singh US [Nepal-I] 23011710 23016660 usnepal1@mea.gov.in
Raj Gopal Singh DS [Bhutan-Eco] 23016780 23015694 usbhutan2@mea.gov.in
K. Neogi US[North] 23014027 23015694 usnorth@mea.gov.in
Rohit Mishra US [Bhutan] 23013007 23015694 dsbh@mea.gov.in
Shuchita Kishore US [Nepal] 23014027 23015694 usnepal@mea.gov.in

Overseas Indian Affairs (OIA)- I

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Manish Gupta JS (OIA-I) 26874240 24197942 jsoia1@mea.gov.in
Kshitij Mohan DS[OlA-l] 24197918 26874231
M. C. Pandey DS[OlA-l] 24197910 2687424 ds2oia1@mea.gov.in
Chander Prakash Sharma DS[OlA-l]
​​​Hemant Kumar Srivastava DS[OlA-l] 24197918 26874231
Padma Ganesh US[OIA-I] 24197978
Nehjamang Simte US[OIA-I] 24676212, 24197955
Sami Ahmed Khan US[OIA-I] 26874236
Vishakha Yaduvanshi US[OIA-I]

Overseas Indian Affairs (OIA) - II

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Vani S. Rao JS [OIA-II ] 24676210 26882431 jsoia2@mea.gov.in
Mahender Singh Kanyal Dir[OIA-II]
P. Bharadwaj DS[OlA-ll] 26874247 24197942
Captain V.G. lyer OSD[OIA-II] 24676013
Ranveer Bharti US[OlA-ll] 24197949, 24197900 usoia2@mea.gov.in
Suresh Kumar Meena US[OIA-II] 24191115 us3oia@mea.gov.in
Manoj Kumar US[OIA-II] 24197923 us2oia2@mea.gov.in
Lakshmi Kanta Kumbhar US[OIA-II]
Yogesh Gupta US [OIA-II] 24197926 us1oia2@mea.gov.in

Overseas Employments & Protectorate General of Emigrants (OE & PG)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
M. C. Luther JS (OE & PG) 24197965 24197984
Rajesh Agarwal Director (OE & PGE) 24676836 diroepg@mea.gov.in
Pramil Gupta Director (OE-I) 26881568 diremigration@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Sharma DS(OE) 24676145
Bikash Ranjan Mahato US (OE-III) 24673965 24197944 usoe3@mea.gov.in
Sundar Pal Singh Teotia US (Overseas Employment) 24674141
Virender Sharma US (Overseas Employment)
M. Sooriyanarayanan US (OE) 24675142 us_emig1@moia.nic.in

PAI [Pakistan, Afghanistan & Iran] Division

(All matters relating to Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr. Deepak Mittal JS[PAI] 23015060 23012139 jspai@mea.gov.in
Vinod K. Jacob Dir[PAI] 23012989 23013980 dirpak@mea.gov.in
Surinder Bhagat DS[PAK] 23014852 23013980 uspak@mea.gov.in
Janesh Kain DS[PAI] 23014852 23014559 uspak2@mea.gov.in
Ashish Kumar Singh Arya US [Pak] 23012610 23014559 usiran@mea.gov.in
Soumya C. US[Pak] 23016971 23014559 dsai@mea.gov.in
Devendra Kumar US[AI Section] 23011086 23012139 soia@mea.gov.in
Tusharanshu Sharma Assistant Secretary [PAI] 23792071 tushar.sharma15@mea.gov.in

Parliament & Coordination Division

(Responsible for the entire Parliament work for the Ministry)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Ms Nutan Kapoor Mahawar JS [Parl & Coord] 23012987 23010727 jsparliament@mea.gov.in
Mahinder Kumar Khurana Dir[Coord] 23014754 23794349 dircord@mea.gov.in
Sunil Agarwal Dir[Coord]
Sharda Sharma DS[Coord] 49016725
Alok Verma US[Parliament] 23012783 23011483 parlsec@mea.gov.in
Bharti Bhatnagar US[Coord] 23015726 23015726 uscoord@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Kumar Sharma US[Education] 49015412 49015413 osdedu@mea.gov.in

PP & R, GCI, [Policy Planning & Research, Global Cyber Issues Cell] Division

(Nodal agency for mid term and long term policy planning;cyber policy issues)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Santosh Jha JS [PP & R, GCI] 23014230 23014232 jspp@mea.gov.in
Bhavna Saxena Dir [GCI & CT]
Col. Naveen Kumar Nijhawan OSD [PP&R] 49015262 49015268 osdppr@mea.gov.in
Sumitra Chowdhury DS [PP & R] 49018113 sumitra.chowdhury@nic.in
Bijay Selvaraj DS [PP & R] 49016658
Ms. Satwant Khanalia US [PP&R] 49015353 49015560 s.khanalia07@mea.gov.in
Ms Aparna Ray Pai US [PP&R] 49015354 aparna.ray08@mea.gov.in
Jai Bhagwan Singh US [PP] 49015354 49015352 usppr@mea.gov.in
Bhagwan Yadav US [GCI] 49015250 49015299 usgci@mea.gov.in

Protocol Division

(All protocol matters including those relating to incoming and outgoing VVIP visits; Privileges and immunities of all Diplomatic Missions and International Organisations based in India; Honours, Titles and Decorations)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sanjay Verma JS [COP] 49018602 49018603 jscop@mea.gov.in
Madan Singh Bhandari DCP[P] 49015449 49015450 dcpp@mea.gov.in
Mayank Singh DCP [C] 49016615 dcpc@mea.gov.in
Abhishek Shukla DCP [C] 49016660 49016645 dcpc2@mea.gov.in
Manoj Sharma DCP [F] 49015445 49015446 dcpf@mea.gov.in
Ravi Barua US[GHO] 23016760 23014562 gho.pmh@mea.gov.in

Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra (PBK)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
K.​ ​J​​​eeva​ S​agar​ JS [PBK] 24156401 jspbk1@mea.gov.in
Saswati Dey US [PBK:Estt.-Project] Addl. charge

RTI [Right to Information] Cell

(All matters related to the implementation of Right to Information Act 2005 in the Minsitry)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Kartik Pande
Dir [ADP & RTI]
49015363 49015364 jsrti@mea.gov.in
Mukesh Kumar Ambasta
US[RTI,Welfare & Special Projects] 49015226 49015225 usrti@mea.gov.in

SB & BC Division

(All matters relating to South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation, BIMSTEC and Border Connectivity)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Prashant Agrawal JS [BIMSTEC & SAARC] 49016629 ​49016630​ ​jssaarc@mea.gov.in
Subbiah Sridhar US [BIMSTEC] 49016681 49018439 usbimstec@mea.gov.in
S. R. Patnaik US [SAARC-I] 49018442 49018439 ussaarc@mea.gov.in
Stephen Mani US [SAARC-II] 49018442 49018439 ussaarc2@mea.gov.in

SKC [Special Kuwait Cell]

(All work pertaining to the Special Kuwait Cell - Compensation claims of Gulf War victims- individual, corporate and government claims)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
R.K.T. Arasu DS [SKC] 23389092 23386953 usskciv@mea.gov.in
S. D. Moorthy DS[ Yemen-Kuwait Cell]

Southern Division

(All matters relating to Australia, Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Fiji, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Jaideep Mazumdar JS[South] 49015244 49015247 jssouth@mea.gov.in
B. S. Mubarak Dir [South] 49015229 49015247 dirsouth@mea.gov.in
Col. Sanjiv Sethi Dir [South-I] 49015242 dssouth1@mea.gov.in
Ashish Kumar DS [South] 49015246 49015258 dirnalanda@mea.gov.in
Subhash P. Gupta DS [South] 49018365 49018366 dssouth@mea.gov.in
Paramjeet Singh US [South-I] 49015241 49018379 usic@mea.gov.in
T. V. Ganesan US [South-II] 49015243 ussouth2@mea.gov.in
Shiv Sagar US [South-III] 49015302 ussouth@mea.gov.in

Telephone Operators

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
South Block 23014531

UNES [United Nations Economic & Social] Division

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Manish Chauhan JS [UNES] 49018425 49018426 jsun@mea.gov.in
Somnath Chatterjee DS [SC] 49018423 usune@mea.gov.in
Dr. Yumnam Arun Kumar DS [YAK] 49016627 49018420 dsune@mea.gov.in
Neeraj Kumar US[UNES] 49015497 dsunes1@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Ravindra Gawande US [UNES- CC] 49018417 49018418 dircc@mea.gov.in
Aditya Vats US [UNES] 49018419 49018420 soun1@mea.gov.in

UNP [United Nations Political] Division

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Rudrendra Tandon JS [UNP] 49018409 49018410 jsunp@mea.gov.in
Vishwesh Negi Dir [UNP] 49018413 49018412 dirunp@mea.gov.in
Basir Ahmed US [UNP]-A 49018411 usunp@mea.gov.in
Aliawati Longkumer US[UNP] 49018416 49018407 usunp2@mea.gov.in
Vidya Sukumaran US[UNP]-S 49018408 usunp1@mea.gov.in

WA [Western Africa] Division

(All matters relating to Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Cape Verde, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea and Liberia, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Niger, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone, Senegal, Sao Tome &Principe, Togo, CEMAC, ECCAS, ECOWAS, TEAM9 and WAEMU)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Jayant N. Khobragade JS [WA] 49018431 49018436 jswa@mea.gov.in
Nilakshi Saha Sinha Dir [WA] 49018433 49018434 dirwa@mea.gov.in
​Deepak Pathak​ Dir [WA​-I​] 49018386 49018398 dirwa1@mea.gov.in
Anoop Dhingra US [WA] 49018430 uswaf1@mea.gov.in

WANA [West Asia & North Africa] Division

(All matters relating to Algeria, Djibouti, Egypt, Israel, Libya, Lebanon, Morocco, Syria, Palestine, Sudan, South Sudan, Somalia,Jordan and Tunisia)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
B. Bala Bhaskar JS[WANA] 23014367 23792305 jswana@mea.gov.in
Ms. Sunita Narang Dir[WANA] 49016730 49016731 dirwana@mea.gov.in
Ratnesh Kumar US [WANA-II] 23011291 23012900 uswana2@mea.gov.in
Dr. Sushil Kumar US [WANA]
Kapidhwaja Pratap Singh Assistant Secretary [WANA] 23013616 13017594 kpn.singh14@mea.gov.in
S. D. Sharma Consultant- I 49016607 consultantwana1@mea.gov.in

Welfare Division

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sibi George JS [JS (AD) & ADDNL CHARGE OF ESTABLISHMENT, WELFARE] 23010116 23017989 jswel@mea.gov.in
Mukesh Kumar Ambasta
US [RTI, WELFARE & SPL PROJECTS] 49015300 49015233 uswel@mea.gov.in

World Hindi Conference Secretariat (WHCS)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Rajesh Vaishnaw JS [Hindi & Sanskrit] 49015214 49015217 jshindi@mea.gov.in
Prem Chand Senior Translator 49015296 crdelhi-10whc@mea.gov.in