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As on 17/05/2016


[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
Mukta D.Tomar AS[AD] 23015461 23015466 asad@mea.gov.in
Sibi George JS [AD & ADDL CHARGE OF ESTT] 23014114 23014743 jsad@mea.gov.in
Apoorva Srivastava Dir [ADP & RTI] ​ 49015363 49015364 diradp@mea.gov.in
Suresh K. Menon DS [LC, PF & PG] 49015367 49015367 uspf@mea.gov.in
Paulomi Tripathi
US[FSP & Cadre] 23011650
23015992 dsfsp@mea.gov.in
Dr. Varun Jeph
US[FSP-II] 23012925
23015992 usfsp@mea.gov.in
Shambhulingappa Hakki
US[GA] 49016621
Dr. Vipra Pandey
US [Cadre FD & FSP-II] 49015368
49015469 uscadre@mea.gov.in
Tanuj Shankar US[PB-I Pension & TG] 49015477 ustg@mea.gov.in
Deepika Mishra US[PB-I Section] 49015370 aopb1@mea.gov.in
Sanjeev Jain US [PB-II, III & PB(PR)] 49015369 uspb@mea.gov.in
Sunil Kumar Sharma US [PC, PD & PE] 49015365 49015385 uspc@mea.gov.in
P.N. Srinivasan US [LC SECTION] 49015378 49015444 solc@mea.gov.in
Neeraj Agarwal
US [Cash] 49015201 49015202 uscash@mea.gov.in
Pranay Sinha US (SEB & JEB) 49015366 jeb@mea.gov.in
Rajeev Arora US [PA-III Section] 49018369 49018380 aopa3@mea.gov.in
Mukesh Kumar Ambasta US[GA Section] 49015376 49015362 aoga@mea.gov.in
H. Venkatachalam US[Administration-SP]
Satya Veer Singh US[CASH-V] 49018401 49018388 socash5@mea.gov.in
Pankaj Sharma US[TG-II Section] 49015384 49015393 aotg2@mea.gov.in
Abhishek Upadhyay
Assistant Secretary 23012925
23015992 a.upadhyay14@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
Dr. Acquino Vimal Dir [AMS] 23014358 23011010 dirams@mea.gov.in
Ms. Suja K. Menon DS [AMS] 23015447 23011460 dsams@mea.gov.in
A. K. Sawhney US[AMS]
Nabanita Chakrabarti US [AMS-I] 23015002 23010754 ususc1@mea.gov.in
Harish Baxla
US [AMS - II] 23010754 23010754 usams@mea.gov.in
Ananya Agarwal US AMS [OT] 23011796 23010754 a.agarwal13@mea.gov.in
Vipul Dev Assistant Secretary 23011796 vipul.dev14@mea.gov.in
Sameer D. Akolkar Assistant Secretary 49016705 as.dilip14@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
Anwar Haleem
JS [A&RM] 49015208 49015209 jsarm@mea.gov.in
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
Abhijit Chakraborty
DS [ASEAN ML] 49015223 dirasean@mea.gov.in
Nitin Pramod
US [ASEAN ML-I] 49015206 49015257 usasean1@mea.gov.in
N. Venkataraman
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
DS [BOS] 49015251


usbos@ mea.gov.in
Ravi Kumar Jain
US [BOS] 49015251


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 Prakar 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
U.S. Pant 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
Pritam Lal Dir [CE] 23015312 23018850 dirce@mea.gov.in
Ganesh Haloi
DS [CE] 23015311 dse2one@mea.gov.in
Ms. Sipra Ghosh DS [CE] 23014040 23016277 sipra.ghosh mea.gov.in
Babita Singh Parasain US [CE] 23015673 23015673 osdce@mea.gov.in
Arif Saeed US [CE] 49016689 osdce@mea.gov.in
Vishal Jyoti Das Assistant Secretary [CE] 23794890 vj.das14@mea.gov.in
Barkha Tamrakar Assistant Secretary [CE] 23794890 barkha.tamrakar14@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
Arun K. Chatterjee
JS[CNV & I] 23011357 23792285 jscnv@mea.gov.in
Shivaji Sen US [Vigilance-I] 49015447 49015459 usvigmea@mea.com
Amit Shukla US [Vigilance] 49018451 49015459
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

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 jscoord@mea.gov.in
Sunil Agarwal Dir [Coord] 23014754 23794349 dircoord@mea.gov.in
Ms. Hemlata Kujur US [Coord] 23015726 23016704 dscoord mea.gov.in
Bharti Bhatnagar US [Coord] 23017896 23016704 uscoord2@mea.gov.in
Shri Rajesh Kumar Sharma US [Edu] 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
Soumen Bagchi
JS [ES] 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
Akhil Kumar Director [CT-GCI] 49015485 49018372 dirct@mea.gov.in
Bimla Rani Chander DS [CT] 49015518 49018372 dsct@mea.gov.in
Shailesh Lakhtakia US [CT] 49018429 49018372 usct@mea.gov.in

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
D.M. Mulay
AS[CPV & Overseas lndian Affairs]
24674143 24674144 ascpv@mea.gov.in
Arun K. Chatterjee
23387013 23071370 jscpo@mea.gov.in
P. Kumaran JS [CPV] 23387104 23782821 jscpv@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]
Dr. Sadre Alam US [CPV] 23071816 dscpv@mea.gov.in
Dr. Rajeev Ranjan
23070486 23070486 usexoi@mea.gov.in
Suresh Chand US [PVE] 23070364 23071370 uspv@mea.gov.in
Anil Kumar US [RTI & CADRE] 23388648 23387281 uscpvrti@mea.gov.in
Sandeep Kumar US [CONSULAR] 23386630 dspv@mea.gov.in
R. Sankara Subbu US [PV-I] 23070364 23071370 uspv@mea.gov.in
S.B. Saroha US (PV-VIG) 23387769 23071370 usvig@mea.gov.in
Krishan Lal
US [PV-II SECTION] 23383866 23389802 uspv2@mea.gov.in

Conference Secretariat

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sanjiv Ranjan JS[Conference Cell] 49015407 49015408 js-iafs@mea.gov.in
Stephen Mani US[HOMs Conference] 49016678 23017763 stephen.mani12@mea.gov.in
Rahul Kumar Rakesh Assistant Secretary 49016674 rahul.kumar14@mea.gov.in
Garima Paul Assistant Secretary 49016674 garima.paul14@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
Ms. Mukta Shekhar Dir [DPA-I & Special Projects] 49015409 49015496 Dir1dpa1@mea.gov.in
Deepak Pathak Dir [DPA-I] 49015397 49015443
Prem Kumar Nair DS[DPA-I] 49015420 49015464 usdpa1@mea.gov.in
Anil Kumar US[DPA-I] 49015476 usdpa2@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[TC-I] 49015426 49015423 dirtc@mea.gov.in
J.N. Majhi DS[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
Hemlata kujur US [ITEC-I] 49015432 49015434 itec1@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
Harish Agarwal Dir [DPA] 49015472 49015508 dirdpa@mea.gov.in
Bhavesh R. Trivedi Dir [DPA] 49015483 49015491 dsdpa@mea.gov.in
Soumitra Mandal
Dir [DPA-III] 49015480 49016609 dsdpa3@mea.gov.in
R.C. Sharma Dir [DPA-III] 49015474 49018437
Sujeet Mishra Advisor [DPA-Projects]

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
Amandeep Singh Gill 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
Chinmoy Naik DS [D & ISA] 23011160 23015318 dsdisa@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
Ajith John Joshua Assistant Secretary(D & ISA) 49016687 aj.joshua14@mea.gov.in
Nidhi Tewari Assistant Secretary(D & ISA) 49016687 n.tewari14@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] 23012038 23792124 jsea@mea.gov.in
Sujit Ghosh
Dir [EA] 23012536 23016514 dirchina@mea.gov.in
George V. George
US [EA] 23012847 [Telefax] dsjk@mea.gov.in
Aniket Govind Mandavgane
US [China] 23011356 [Telefax] dschina2@mea.gov.in
Rajesh N. Naik
US [Japan]
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
Raman Kumar DS [EG & IT] 49018118 diregit@mea.gov.in
Nishi Kant Singh US [EG & IT] 49015215 49015217 usegit@mea.gov.in
Harish Kumar US [EG & IT] 49015216 socomp@mea.gov.in

E & SA [East & Southern Africa] Division

[All matters relating to Botswana, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles, 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] 4901 8400 4901 8402 jsafr@mea.gov.in
Deepak Pathak
Dir[E&SA] 49018394 49018398 diresa@mea.gov.in
Nirmal Kumar Chawdhary
DS [E & SA]
Vartika Rawat US [E & SA] 49018390 49018393 dsesa@mea.gov.in
Malvika Priyadarshini
US [E&SA] 49015402 usesa@mea.gov.in
Sanjeev Manchanda
US [SAF] 49018391 49018392 ussaf@mea.gov.in
Sujay Kumar US[EAF] 49018395 49018397 useaf@mea.gov.in
Udita Gaurav Assistant Secretary udita.gaurav14@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
Pankaj Saxena DS[ERS-S] 23014600 23794020 dirers@mea.gov.in
Ms. Chitra Suresh DS[ERS] 49016665 dseurasia@mea.gov.in
Dinesh Bhardwaj US[ERS] 23012927 users1@mea.gov.in
Nitesh Kumar US [ERS] 23013078 23013253 nitesh.kumar11@mea.gov.in
C. Suresh Kumar US[ERS-S] 23015199 23013253 usrs@mea.gov.in
Ms. Vishakha Yaduvanshi US[ERS-U] 23793501 23013253 dsers@mea.gov.in
C. Ramkumar US[ERS-R] 23013078 23013253 users@mea.gov.in
Pooja Tillu US[Eurasia] 23011922 dsrs@mea.gov.in
Sunayna Gahlot Assistant Secretary 49015850 sunayna.gahlot14@mea.gov.in
Madhav R. Sulphule Assistant Secretary 49015850 mr.sulphule14@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
Dr. Sandip Halder Dir[Estt]- Addl. Charge 49016623/23060526 49015101 direstt@mea.gov.in
S.K. Rajoria US[OS, OE & OF] 49015106 49015107 usse@mea.gov.in
Aniruddha Das US [ Prop-I ] 49015108 49015109 dsprop1@mea.gov.in
Susan Joseph US [SE-I & SP] 49015105 dsprop2@mea.gov.in
Ramesh P. Chaturvedi US[EM] 23018503 23794785 dsprop3@mea.gov.in
Saifullah Khan US [SP-VM] 49015104 49015465 ussesm@mea.gov.in
Rameshwar Bhakta
US [Housing & Maintenance] 49018363 49015101 ushomaint@mea.gov.in
Prem Singh Chauhan
US[Estt -SP]
Jhaman Mahto
[Toshakhana Section] 49015237 sotoshakhana@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
Ms. K.Nandini Singla
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
Dr. Satynjl Pandey US[EW] 23016263 23012889 usew3@mea.gov.in
Abhishek Dubey US [EW] 23019240 23016476 usew2@ mea.gov.in
Neha Yadav Assistant Secretary 49015850 neha.yadav14@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; Advancing conversations on India's Foreign Policy through organizing/supporting seminars, conferences, Track 1.5/2.0 dialogues]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail

Vikas Swarup


23383371 / 23383373 23384319 jsxp@mea.gov.in
Sugandh Rajaram Dir[XP] 23383316 23384663 dirxp@mea.gov.in
Pratik Mathur OSD [PR] 23383462 23386910 osdpr@mea.gov.in
Abu Mathen George US [DD] 23387524 23387075 dsdd@mea.gov.in
Wing Commander Nikhilesh Dixit OSD[PD] 23388949 23387075 osdpd2@mea.gov.in
Manjish Grover US [PD] 23388947 uspd@mea.gov.in
Sqn Ldr Priya Joshi US[XP] 23388946 23387075 usxp@mea.gov.in
P. C. Mishra US [XFM] 23385193 23387075 poxpr@mea.gov.in
B. Bhattamishra US (XAD & PAD) 23381728, 23382089 poxad@mea.gov.in
Raghoo Puri Assistant Secretary 23381594 usut@meaindia.in
Saloni Sahai Assistant Secretary 23381594 usut@meaindia.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
Anurag Srivastava Dir [Finance] 49015140 49015141 dirfin@mea.gov.in
Priyanka Chauhan DS [Finance]
49015142 49015143 dsfin@mea.gov.in
Soumitra Singha US[Finance/Project]
49018381 usfinproj mea.gov.in
Man Mohan Bhanot US [Finance Project] 49018381 usfinproj@mea.gov.in
Ms. Saswati Dey US [Fin & Bud] 49015146 usfinbud@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

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
L. Krishnamurthy US [GEM-I]
49015129 49015135 usgem1@mea.gov.in
Aniruddha Das US [GEM-II]
[Rental & Requisition]
49015108 49015109 usgem2@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,
S. D. Moorthy DS[Special Yemen- Kuwait Cell]
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
Prem Chand US [Gulf-I] 23014584 23794513 dsgulf@mea.gov.in
Neha Singh Assistant Secretary 23017446 neha.singh14@mea.gov.in

Global Cyber Issues Cell

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Santosh Jha JS[PP & R, GCI and ERS] 23014230
Akhil Kumar Dir [CT-GCI] 49015485 49018372 dirct@mea.gov.in,
Shailesh lakhtakia US [GCI] 4901842​9​ 49018372 s.khanalia07@mea.gov.in,

Haj Cell

[All work relating to Haj arrangements and coordination between our mission in Jeddah and various departments of Government of India]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Aseem R. Mahajan JS [Haj] 49015285 49015284 jshaj@mea.gov.in,
Md. Aftab Alam DS [Haj] 23388220 23073205 dirhaj@mea.gov.in
Surender Kumar US [Haj] 23072598 23073205 ushaj@mea.gov.in
R. A. Meena US [Haj] 23388220 23073205 dirhaj@mea.gov.in
Harish Chandra US [Haj] 23386327 23017767 dirdirhaj@mea.gov.in
Chander Shekhar US [Haj] 23072599 23073205 ushaj@mea.gov.in
P. S. Santhanaraman US [Haj] 23072598 23389177 ushaj@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 Dy. Dir. [Official Language] 23013900 23010393 ddol1@mea.gov.in
Binod Kumar Astt. Dir. [Official Language] 23013528 23010393 asstdirhindi@mea.gov.in
B. N. Goyal Astt. Dir. [Official Language] 23013528 23010393 asstdirhindi@mea.gov.in
Mohd. Arshad Husain Astt. Dir. [Official Language] 23013528 23010393 asstdirhindi@mea.gov.in

India Africa Forum Summit

(All work relating to India Africa Forum Summit)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sanjiv Ranjan JS [IAFS] 49015407 49015408 js-iafs@mea.gov.in

Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR)

(All work relating to Indian Council for Cultural Relations )

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Chinthapally Rajasekhar DG[ICCR] 23370471 / 23378103 23378647 dg.iccrnic.in
Ms. Namrata Kumar Dy.Dir.General[ICCR] 23370228 / 23378662 23379509 ddg.officenic.in

lndian Ocean Region Division

(All matters relating to lndian Ocean Region)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Renu Pall JS [IOR] 23012591 23014717 jssmior@mea.gov.in
Sukhgeet Kaur
Dir [IOR] 23012319 23016714 dirbsm@mea.gov.in
Dr K M Praphullachandra Sharma DS [IOR] 23793459
23014717 dssl@mea.gov.in
Capt V.G.Iyer OSD [IOR] 23010591 23014717
Cdr. Amen Saberwal OSD [Maldives] 23017426 23014717 osdsmior@mea.gov.in
Malvika Priyadarshini US[SM]
B. Sandeep Kumar US[Sri Lanka] 23013036 23014717 dssl@mea.gov.in

ITP & ES [ Investment, Technology, Promotion & Energy Security ] Division

(ITP & ES 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 Dir [ITP & ES] 49015210 49015211 diritp@mea.gov.in
Dr. Ravindra J. Dange DS [ITP & ES-RD] 49015261 dsitp1@mea.gov.in
Priya P. Nair DS [ITP & ES-PN] 49015261 dsitp2@mea.gov.in
Gautam Wahi
DS [ITP & ES-GW] 49018117 dsitp@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Parihar US [ITP & ES-RP] 49015236 49015245 usitp2@mea.gov.in
Akash Gupta US [ITP & ES-AG] 49015187 49015245 gupta.akash11@mea.gov.in
Alka Sarkar
US [ITP & ES-AS] 49015493 usitp@mea.gov.in
Arun Kumar Singh US [ITP & ES-AK] 49018440 usitp1@mea.gov.in
Prerna Shahi Assistant Secretary [ITP & ES] 49015210 shahi.prerna14@mea.gov.in

Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Piyush Srivastava JS[ICWA] 23310312 23310638 js@icwa.in
Nalin Surie Director General[ICWA] 23319055 23311208​ dg@icwa.in
Nandan Singh Bhaisora DS [ICWA]

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
Indira Murthy Dir [LAC] 49015500 49015504 uslac@mea.gov.in
Mukesh Kumar DS [LAC] dslac@mea.gov.in
D. Charandasi DS [LAC] 49015505 49015506 dirlac@mea.gov.in
Raj Mongia OSD [LAC] 49015460 49015510 osdlac@mea.gov.in
Animesh Choudhury US [LAC] 49015460 uslac2@mea.gov.in
Renu Khandelwal Assistant Secretary 49015460 khandelwalrenu14@mea.gov.in

Liaison with State Governments

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Partha Satpathy
JS [States] 49018385 49018383 jsstates@mea.gov.in
Dr. (Mrs) Devyani Khobragade Director [States] 49016605 49018435 dirstates@mea.gov.in
Sanjay Kumar DS [States] 49048104 dsstates@mea.gov.in

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 Prakar 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
A Sudhakara Reddy Director [L&T] 4901 5271 dirlegal2mea.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 A. Dimri JS [MER] 4901 5415 4901 5416 jsmer@mea.gov.in
Rakesh Kumar Arora Director [MER] 4901 5427 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
C.R.Ramakrishnan Attache [MER] 4901 5448 4901 5487 somer@mea.gov.in
N.P.Singh PS to JS[MER] 4901 5415 4901 5416 jsmer@mea.gov.in

Nalanda Division

(All work related to Nalanda University)

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

Northern [Nepal, Bhutan] Division

(All matters relating to Bhutan and Nepal)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Abhay Thakur JS [North] 23793241 23792814 jsnorth@mea.gov.in
Mridu Pawan Das DS [North] 23011710 23016660 dirnorth@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-II] 23014027 23015694 usnorth@mea.gov.in
Mansi Loiwal
US [OT] 23014027 23015694 mansi.l13@mea.gov.in
Pankaj Phukan Assistant Secretary 23014027 23015694 pankaj.phukan14@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
Vijay K. Singh US[OIA-I] 24197935 usoia1@mea.gov.in
Padma Ganesh US[OIA-I] 24197978
Nehjamang Simte US[OIA-I] 24676212, 24197955
Sami Ahmed Khan US[OIA-I] 26874236

Overseas Indian Affairs (OIA) - II

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Vani S. Rao JS (OIA-II ) 24676210 26882431 jsoia2@mea.gov.in
S.N.V. Ramana Rao Dir[OIA-II]
P. Bharadwaj DS[OlA-ll] 26874247 24197942
Ranveer Bharti US[OlA-ll] 24197949, 24197900,7949
Suresh Kumar Meena US[OIA-II] 24191115
Yogesh Gupta US[OIA-II] 24197926

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

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
M. C. Luther JS (PGOE) 24197965 24197984
Dr. Rajesh Ranjan Director (OE & PGE) 24676836 diroepg@mea.gov.in
Noyal Thomas Director (Overseas Employment) 24676146
Pramil Gupta Director (Overseas Employment, EP) 26881568
Rajesh Sharma DS(OE) 24676145
Bikash Ranjan Mahato US (ES) 24673965 24197944
Sundar Pal Singh Teotia US (Overseas Employment) 24674141
M. Sooriyanarayanan US (OE) 24197900

PAI [Pakistan, Afghanistan & Iran] Division

(All matters relating to Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Gopal Baglay JS[PAI] 23015060 23012139 jspai@mea.gov.in
Vinod K Jacob Dir[PAI] 23012989 23013980 dirpak@mea.gov.in
Janesh DS[PAI] 23014852 23014559 uspak2@mea.gov.in
Ashish Kumar Singh Arya
US [Iran] 23012610 23014559 usiran@mea.gov.in
Anish Rajan US[Afg] 23014904 2301213 usia@mea.gov.in
Soumya C.
US[Pak] 23016971 23014559 dsai@mea.gov.in
Vikram K
US[OT] 23010708 vikram.k13@mea.gov.in
Anupama Singh Assistant Secretary 23013250 anupamasingh14@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
R.K. Nagpal Dir[Coord] 23014754 23794349 dircord@mea.gov.in
Sunita Narang DS[Coord] 23015726 dscoord@mea.gov.in
Om Dutt Tyagi
US [Parl] 23016244 23011483 dsparl@mea.gov.in
Debashish Biswas US[Coord] 23017896 uscoord2@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 and ERS] 23014230 23014232 jsctpp@mea.gov.in
R.Gaurav Shresth Dir [PP & R] 23015280
23017763 dirpp@mea.gov.in
S.N.V.Ramana Rao Dir [PP & R] 49015356 49015352 dsppr@mea.gov.in
Akhil Kumar Dir [CT] 49015485 49018372 dirct@mea.gov.in
Ashok Warrier DS [CT] 49015518 49018372 dsct@mea.gov.in
Ms. Sumitra Chowdhury DS [PP & R] 49018113 sumitra.chowdhury nic.in
Shailesh Lakhtakia US [CT] 49018429 49018372 usgci@mea.gov.in
Ms Satwant Khanalia US [PP&R] 49015353 49015560 s.khanalia07@mea.gov.in
Ms Aparna Pai US [PP&R] 49015354 aparna.ray08@mea.gov.in
Inder Jit Sagar US [PP] 49015354 49015352 usppr@mea.gov.in
Terence Dick US [GCI]

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
Rohit Rathish DCP [C] 49016615 49016644 dcpc@mea.gov.in
Abhishek Shukla DCP [C] - II 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

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
Apoorva Srivastava
Dir [ADP & RTI]
49015363 49015364 jsrti@mea.gov.in
Sandip Kumar Kujur
US[RTI] 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
Jawed Ashraf JS [Special Projects] 49018358 49018439 jssaarc@mea.gov.in
Soumen Bagchi JS [BIMSTEC] 49015185 49015186 ​jses@mea.gov.in
Prashant Agrawal Dir[SAARC] & Head 49016629 ​49016630​ ​jssaarc@mea.gov.in
Subbiah Sridhar US [BIMSTEC] 49016681 49018439 usbimstec@mea.gov.in
S. R. Patnaik US [SAARC] 49018442 49018439 ussaarc2@mea.gov.in
Mohan Ranganathan
US [BC] 49015291 49018439 usbc@mea.gov.in
K.S. Dhiman

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
Ashish Kumar Dir [Nalanda-South] 49015246 49015258 dirnalanda@mea.gov.in
Subhash P. Gupta DS [South] 49018365 49018366 dssouth@mea.gov.in
Mohd. Moniruzzaman DS [South-I] 49015242 49018450 dssouth1@mea.gov.in
T.V. Ganeshan US [South] 49015243 ussouth2@mea.gov.in
Pooja Vernekar US [South-I] 49015241 49018379 usic@mea.gov.in
S. Vivekananthan US [Nalanda] 49015403 49018444 usnalanda@mea.gov.in
Shiv Sagar US [South-III] 49015302 shiv.sagar@mea.gov.in
Gaurav Gupta Assistant Secretary 49018448 49018379 gaurav.gupta14@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
Puneet Agrawal
JS [UNES] 49018425 49018426 jsun@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Ravindra Gawande US[UNES] 49018417 49018418 dircc@mea.gov.in
Somnath Chatterjee DS [UNES] 49018423 usune@mea.gov.in
Dr. Yumnam Arun Kumar DS (UNES-I) 49016627 49018420 dsune@mea.gov.in
Archana Nair US [UNES-III] 49015497 dsunes1@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] 49018411 usunp@mea.gov.in
Dr. Shailendra Kumar Saxena US [UNP] 49018408
Aliawati Longkumer US[UNP] 49018416 49018407 usunp2@mea.gov.in

WAF [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
Birender Singh Yadav JS [WA] 49018431
Nilakshi Saha Sinha
Dir [WA] 49018433 49018434 dirwa@mea.gov.in
Jasvinder Singh DS[WA] 49018386 dswa@mea.gov.in
Akash Gupta
US[WA-I] 49018430 uswaf1@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
Satbir Singh JS[WANA] 23014367 23792305 jswana@mea.gov.in
Rakesh Malhotra DS[WANA] 23015730 23017594 uswana@mea.gov.in
Ms. Sunita Narang DS[WANA] 23015730 23017594 uswana@mea.gov.in
Surinder Bhagat US [WANA-I] 23011326 23017594 uswana1@mea.gov.in
Ratnesh Kumar US [WANA-II] 23011291 23012900 uswana2@mea.gov.in
Kapidhwaja Pratap Singh Assistant Secretary [WANA] 23013616 13017594 kpn.singh14@mea.gov.in

Welfare Division

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sibi George JS [EG & IT and Welfare] 23010116 23017989 jswel@mea.gov.in
Y.K. Shukla
US [Welfare] 49015231 49015233 welfare@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
P. C. Thapliyal
US [WHCS] 49015296
49015124 crdelhi-10whc@mea.gov.in