About Us

As on 24/07/2014

Administration

(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
Santosh Jha
JS [AD] 23014114 23014743 jsad@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Vaishnaw Dir [ADP] 49015363 49015364 diradp@mea.gov.in
B. Vanlalvawna Dir [FSP & Cadre] ​ ​23011650 23015992
Ms Suniti Sharma DS [Hindi] 23013889 23010393 dshindi@mea.gov.in
Ms Sumathi Vasudev DS [Cash] 49015201 49015202 uscash@mea.gov.in
T.V. Vasudevan DS [PB-II & PB-III] 49015365
uspb@mea.gov.in
S.S. Panicker DS [Special Assignment]
Anjani Kumar DS (FSP)
23011650
23015992
dsfsp@mea.gov.in
Paulomi Tripathi
US(GA, Cadre, PA-III & Transport) 23012925
23015992 usfsp@mea.gov.in
Jagdeep Kapoor
US[LC, PF & PG] 49015367 49015414 uspf@mea.gov.in
Bhaskar Bhatt US [PC, PD & PE] 49015365 49015385 uspc@mea.gov.in
Tanuj Shankar US[PB-I Pension & TG] 49015226

AMS [Americas] Division

(All matters relating to Canada and U.S.A.)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Vikram Kumar Doraiswami JS [AMS] 23792070 23011996 jsams@mea.gov.in
Ms K. Nandini Singla Dir [AMS] 23014358 23011010 dirams@mea.gov.in
Ms Suja K. Menon US [AMS] 23015447 23011460 dsams@mea.gov.in
Dr Piyush Singh US [AMS-I] 23015002 23010754 ususc1@mea.gov.in
Harish Baxla
US [AMS - II] 23010754 23010754 usams@mea.gov.in

A & RM DIVISION

(All matters related to Archives and Record Management)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Ajay M. Gondane
JS [A&RM] 49015208 49015209 jswel@mea.gov.in
Goutam Gupta US [A & RM] 23793751 23793499 usarm@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 Renu Pall JS [ASEAN ML] 49015212 49015213 jsasean@mea.gov.in
r.pall@mea.gov.in
Ms. Vani s. Rao JS [ASEAN ML]-Designate 49015212 49015213 jsasean@mea.gov.in
r.pall@mea.gov.in
Rohit Mishra
US (ASEAN ML) 49015206 49015257 usasean1@mea.gov.in
V. Muralidharan US (ASEAN ML)

BOS [Bureau of Security]

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
S.K. Sinha JS [BOS] 23015749 23794427 jspers@mea.gov.in
Nirvikar Dir[BOS]
G.S. Bisht DS [BOS-II] 49015251 jspers@mea.gov.in
Umesh Kumar US [BOS] 49015255 usbos@mea.gov.in

Boundary Cell

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Maj Gen Girish Kumar Head [Boundary Cell] 2410 3880 24676804 dirbdy@mea.gov.in
Lt. Col. B.J.S. Murthy OSD 49015195 49015205 dirbdy@mea.gov.in

Border Connectivity

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr Ajay M Gondane JS [SAARC & BC] 49015224 49015225 jsbc@mea.gov.in
Mohan Ranganatha US(Border Connectivity)

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
Mayank Joshi DS [BM] 23793459 23014717 dssl@mea.gov.in
Amit A. Shukla
US [Bangladesh] 23011809 23014717 dsbd@mea.gov.in
Ms. Shweta Singh US [Myanmar] 23016242 23014717 usmyanmar@mea.gov.in
Ms Smriti Thakur US [BSM] 23013616 23014717 usbsm@mea.gov.in
Ms. E.Gayathri US [BM]

Office of the Principal Chief Controller of Accounts

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Hemant jain
COA 49015162 49015163 meacoa@mea.gov.in
Vacant ACA 49015164

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
Rahul Chhabra JS [CE] 23015061 23013788 jsce@mea.gov.in
Ms Tarika Roy Dir [CE] 23015312 23018850 dirce@mea.gov.in
A.S. Kulkarni
US [CE] 23015673 osdce@mea.gov.in
Ranojit Chaterjee
US [CE] 23012902 use22@mea.gov.in
S.K.S.Rawat US [CE] 23015311 dse2one@mea.gov.in
Manoj Kumar US [CE] 23016383 use2@mea.gov.in
Ms. Arunima K. Sinha US [CE]

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 23389030
ISIL Building 23073717
Shastri Bhawan 23383393

CNV [Cypher, NGO & Vigilance] Division

(All matters relating to Vigilance, Classified Communications, Diplomatic bags etc.,)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Arun K. Chatteriee JS [CNV&I] 23011357 23792285 jscnv@mea.gov.in
Vijay Khanduja DS [Vigilance] 49015447
49015459 usvigmea@mea.gov.in
Ajay Malik US [DB] 23015997 usdb@mea.gov.in
Mahinder Singh US [CCB] 23015997

Coordination Division

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

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Neeta Bhushan JS [Parl & Coord] 23012987 23010727 jsparlvip@mea.gov.in
Rajiv Kumar Nagpal DS [Coord] 23017896 23012328 dscoord@mea.gov.in
Ramesh Kumar Consultant 23015726 23012328 socoord@mea.gov.in
H.K.Gera 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 Joint Secretary 23387104, 23384529, 23782821, jscons@mea.gov.in
jscpv@mea.gov.in
Prabhat Kumar, Member Joint Secretary [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] Cell

(All matters related to Counter Terrorism including Joint Working Groups on Counter Terrrorism )

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Vinay Mohan Kwatra JS [CT-CS & PP & R] 49015351 49015352 jsctpp@mea.gov.in
Shri Akhil Kumar Director (CT) 49015485 49018372 dirct@mea.gov.in
Babu Paul US [CT and PP&R] 49015485 49015352 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
Ms. Mukta Dutta Tomar JS [CPV] 23387104 23782821 jscpv@mea.gov.in
P. Kumaran JS [CPV-II] 23387104 23782821 jscpv@mea.gov.in
Muktesh K. Pardeshi
JS [PSP] & CPO
23387013 23071370 jscpo@mea.gov.in
Dr. Sandip Halder Dir [CPV] 23388015 23388385 dircpv@mea.gov.in
A.K. Sobti Dir [PSP] 23386064 23386082 dirpsp@mea.gov.in
S. N. V. Ramana Rao Deputy Secretary [Consular] 23070455 uscons@mea.gov.in
Sanjiv Aggarwal Deputy Secretary [CPV-C] 23382658 23071370 uscpvc@mea.gov.in
Ashok Kumar Sawhney US [Extradition & Attestation] 23070486 23070486 usexoi@mea.gov.in
Anil Kumar US [PV] 23386630 dspv@mea.gov.in
Goutam De US [PV-I] 23074191 23389802 sopv1@mea.gov.in
Sankara Subbu US [PVE] 23070364 23071370 uspv@mea.gov.in
Neelu Rohra US [CPV-RTI & Cadre] 23071420 23388648 uscpvrti@mea.gov.in
S. B. Saroha US [PV-Vigilance] 23385775 23387281

DPA-I [Development Partnership Administration]

(All matters relating to Lines of Credit, Grant Projects, Grant Assistance projects)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Alok K. Sinha JS [DPA-I] 49015395 49015396 jsdpa@mea.gov.in
Deepak Pathak Dir [DPA-I] 49015397 49015443 diritp@mea.gov.in
Prem Kumar Nair DS[DPA-I] 49015420 usdpa1@mea.gov.in
John Mai US[DPA-1] 49015517
us2dpa1@mea.gov.in
S.K Kharb US[DPA-1 49015476 usdpa2@mea.gov.in

DPA-II [Development Partner Administration] Division

(All matters relating to Capacity Building, Disaster Relief)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Kumar Tuhin JS[DPA-II] 49015428 49015429 jsdpa2@mea.gov.in
H.K.Sharma Dir[TC-I] 49015426 49015423 dirtc@mea.gov.in
Ms Devyani Khobragade Dir(TC-II) 49016605 49018435 dirtc2@mea.gov.in
Ms Arundhati Das DS[TC] 49015431 49015434 dstc@mea.gov.in
Anindya Banerjee US(TC-II) 49015435 49015438 ustc2@mea.gov.in
Krishna Kumar US(TC) 49015430 49015434 ustc@mea.gov.in
Ms. Gina Uika US[DP-I] 49015482 49015421 usdp1@mea.gov.in
A.S. Kulkarni US(DP) 49015391 49015421 usdp@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
Sanjiv Ranjan JS [DPA-III] 49015407 49015408 jsdpa3@mea.gov.in
Anil Kumar Rai Dir [DPA-III] 49015480 49016609 dsdpa3@mea.gov.in
Harish Agarwal Dir [DPA] 49015472 49015508 dirdpa@mea.gov.in
Bhavesh R. Trivedi DS [DPA]) 49015483 49015491 dsdpa@mea.gov.in
R.C. Sharma DS [DPA-III] 49015474 - usdpa@mea.gov.in
Jaswinder Singh DS [DPA-III]
Soumitra Mandal DS [DPA-III]
G. Naga Prasad EE (Electrical) 49015481 49018362 eee@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
Amandeep Singh Gill JS [D & ISA] 23014902 23015626 jsdisa@mea.gov.in
Captain M.V.Raj Krishna 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
Muanpuii Saiawi US [D & ISA] 23012954 23014131 usdisa@mea.gov.in
Ms. Anandi Venkateshwaran US [D & ISA] 23012954 23014131 usdisa@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
Dr. Shilpak N. Ambule
DS [China] 23012536 23016514 dirchina@mea.gov.in
Vijai Kumar DS [EA] 23012847 [Telefax] dsjk@mea.gov.in
Aniket Govind Mandavgane
US [China] 23011356 [Telefax] dschina2@mea.gov.in

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

(All matters relating to cyber security & computerisation)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Harsh Kumar Jain JS [EG & IT] 49015214 49015217 jsegit@mea.gov.in
Devendra Singh Dir [EG & IT] 49015262 49015268 diregit@mea.gov.in
Nishi Kant Singh US [EG & IT] 49015215 49015217 usegit@mea.gov.in

Energy Security Division

(All matters relating to Energy Security, Food Security, Import of oil and gas)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Soumen Bagchi JS [Energy Security + ITP] 49015185 49015186 jses@mea.gov.in
V. Krishnamoorthy Dir [ES] 49015261 49015264 dses@mea.gov.in
Anoop Dhingra
US [ES-I] 49015187 49018389 uses@mea.gov.in
Brajesh Kumar Srivastava US [ES-II] 49015250 49015245 uses2@mea.gov.in
R.S. Bhola Technical Adviser 49015188 taes@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
Vinay Kumar JS[E & SA] 49018400 49018401 jsafr@mea.gov.in
Mahaveer C. Singhvi Dir[E & SA] 49018394 49018398 diresa@mea.gov.in
Alok Ranjan Jha DS [E & SA] 49018395 - dsesa@mea.gov.in
Sanjay Kumar DS [E & SA] -
Malvika Priyadarshini
US [E&SA] 49018390 49018393 useaf@mea.gov.in
Srikant Chaterjee 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
Ajay Bisaria JS [ERS] 23013410 23014353 jsers@mea.gov.in
Pankaj Saxena DS(Caucasus Region, Ukraine, Belarus) 23014600 23794020 dirers@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Uike US(Central Asia) 23793501 23793501 dsers@mea.gov.in
Md Nurul Hassan US(Political and Flight Clearance)] 23017894 23016277 useurasia1@mea.gov.in
Suresh Kumar C. US[ERS] 23015199 23013253 usrs@mea.gov.in
C. Ramkumar US[ERS]

Establishment Division

(All establishment matters including Property, allotment of accommodation, procurement of equipment etc.)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Shambhu S. Kumaran
JS [Estt] 49015122 / 23060526 49015101 jsestt@mea.gov.in
Rajiv Kumar Nagpal DS [SE-I] 49015106 49015107 usse2@mea.gov.in
Shri Jai Singh
US[SE-II & SE-III]
49018363 ushomaint@mea.gov.in
Sandeep Kumar US [FD, Prop-I] 49015108 49015109 dsprop1@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Kapoor US [Prop-II / ODA / HCD] 49015105 usoda@mea.gov.in
Saifullah Khan US [SP-VM] 49015104 ussesm@mea.gov.in
Rajesh Kumar Sharma US [Housing & Maintenance]
A.K. Kapila Consultant 49015102 49015103

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. Ruchi Ghanashyam AS [EW] 23014416 23794142 asew@mea.gov.in
Vikram Misri OSD [EW]
Ms. Nutan Kapoor Mahawar Dir [EW] 23794145 23010176 direw@mea.gov.in
Srikumar Menon DS [EW] 23011261 23016476 usew1@mea.gov.in
Ms Neetu Mehrada Bhagotia US [EW] 23015717 23016476 usew4@mea.gov.in
Dr. Binoy George 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; Advancing conversations on India's Foreign Policy through organizing/supporting seminars, conferences, Track 1.5/2.0 dialogues)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Syed Akbaruddin JS [XP] 23383371 / 23383373 23384319 jsxp@mea.gov.in
Bishwadip Dey Dir [PD] 23383316 23384663 dirxp@mea.gov.in
Dr. Sumit Seth DS [DD] 23387524 23387075 dsdd@mea.gov.in
Wing Commander Nikhilesh Dixit OSD[PD] 23388949 23387075 osdpd2@mea.gov.in
Pratik Mathur OSD [PR] 23383462 23386910 osdpr@mea.gov.in
Kapil Raj US [PD] 23388947 uspd@mea.gov.in
Sqn Ldr Priya Joshi US[XP] 23388946 23387075
P. C. Mishra Under Secretary [XFM] 23385193 23387075 poxpr@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
Anurag Srivastava
Dir [Fin] 49015140 49015141 dirfin@mea.gov.in
Dr Pradeep Singh Rajpurohit DS [Fin-II, Budget] 49015142 49015143 dsfin@mea.gov.in
Saikat Sen Sharma DS [Fin & Budget]
49015146 49015141 usfin4@mea.gov.in
D.K. Sharma US [Fin-III] 49015145 49015141 usfin3@mea.gov.in
Norbu Negi US[Fin-I] 49015144 49015143 usfin@mea.gov.in
Man Mohan Bhanot
US[Fin-Project] 49015850 49015141 usfin@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,
Ajit Vinayak Gupte
JS [Gulf]-designate
23013161 23794138 jsgulf@mea.gov.in,
Birender Singh Yadav
Dir[Gulf]
23010364 23019415 dirgulf1@mea.gov.in,
Dr. M. Venkatachalam
US [Gulf] 23014431 23794513 usgulf1@mea.gov.in
Prem Chand US [Gulf-I] 23014584 23794513 dsgulf@mea.gov.in
Anwar Ali US [Gulf] 23017446 23794513 usgulf2@mea.gov.in

Global Cyber Issues Cell

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Vinay Mohan Kwatra JS[CT-CS & PP & R] 49015351 49015352 jsctpp@mea.gov.in,
Shri Akhil Kumar Director [CT-CS] 49015485 49018372 dirct@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
Dr. Ketan Shukla
JS [Haj] 23011481 23011813 jsgulf@mea.gov.in,
C.O. Thomas
Dir [Haj] 23015280 23017763 dirgulf@mea.gov.in
Bhupendra Kumar DS [Haj] 23388220 23073205 dirhaj@mea.gov.in
Moin Akhtar Attache [Haj] 23389136 ushaj@mea.gov.in

ITP [ Investment, Technology, Promotion ] Division

(Nodal Division on trade and investment related matters)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Soumen Bagchi JS [ES & ITP] 49015185 49015186 jses@mea.gov.in
Mukta Shekhar
Dir [ITP] 49015409 49015496 diritp1@mea.gov.in
Alka Sarkar
US [ITP-I] 49015493 49015498 usitp@mea.gov.in
A.K. Singh
US [ITP-II]


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
Ms. Riva Ganguly Das
JS [LAC] 49015511 49015510 jslac@mea,gov,in
Dir [LAC] 49016605 49016607 dirlac1@mea.gov.in
Dr. (Ms.) Anju Kumar DS [LAC] 49015505 49015506 dirlac@mea.gov.in
D. Charandasi
DS [LAC] 49015500 uslac@mea.gov.in
Sunil Baweja US [LAC] 49015501 49015504 uslac2@mea.gov.in
Purnendu Kant US [LAC]

L & T [Legal & Treaties] Division

(All matters relating to legal and treaties)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr (Ms.) Neeru Chadha Joint Secretary [L&T] 23384665 23389724 jslegal@mea.gov.in
Dr. Pradip Choudhary Director (L&T) 2338 6760 23073365 dirlegal@mea.gov.in
M. Koteswara Rao Director [L&T] 2338 8180 2338 9724 dirlegal1@mea.gov.in
Dr. Kajal Bhat Legal Officer (Gr. I) 2338 8036 2338 9724 legalofficer1@mea.gov.in
Yedla Umasankar Legal Officer (Gr. II) 2338 2109 2338 9724 legalofficer3@mea.gov.in
S. Senthil Kumar Legal Officer (Gr. II) 2338 9134 2338 9724 legalofficer2@mea.gov.in
Mohammed Hussain K. S. Legal Officer (Gr. II) 2338 8290 2338 9724 legalofficer4@mea.gov.in
Ms. R. Mythili Legal Officer (Gr. II) 2338 1839 2338 9724 legalofficer5@mea.gov.in
Ms. K. C. Sowmya Legal Officer (Gr. II) 2338 7674 2338 9724 legalofficer6@mea.gov.in
Himanshu Goenka Legal Officer [Gr. II] 2338 7867 2338 9724 legalofficer7@mea.gov.in
Sudheer K. J. Legal Officer [Gr. II] 2338 7674 2338 9724

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
Charanjeet Singh OSD [MER] 49015415 49015416 jsmer@mea.gov.in
Dr. Anju Kumar Dir [MER] 49015427 49015486 dirmer@mea.gov.in
Ms. Sameera Saurabh DS[MER] 49015417 49015418 dirg20@mea.gov.in
Bramha Kumar US [MER] 49015419 49015422 dsmer@mea.gov.in

Nalanda Division

(All work related to Nalanda University)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Sanjay Bhattacharyya JS (South) 49015404 49015405 asnalanda@mea.gov.in
Ravindra Prasad Jaiswal Dir [Nalanda] 49015403 49015406 usnalanda@mea.gov.in
Ashish Kumarl Dir [Nalanda]
N.L.P. Chaudhary
US [Nalanda]

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
Arun Kumar Sahu Director [North] 23011710 23016660 dirnorth@mea.gov.in
Raj Gopal Singh DS [Bhutan] 23016780 23015694 usbhutan2@mea.gov.in
Ms. Satwant Khanaliya
US [Nepal] 23012382 23015694 usnepal@mea.gov.in
Lavanya kumar K.R US [Bhutan] 23013007 23015694 dsbh@mea.gov.in
Surendra Kumar US [Nepal-Eco] 23014027 23015694 usnorth@mea.gov.in

PAI [Pakistan, Afghanistan & Iran] Division

(All matters relating to Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Rudrendra Tandon JS[PAI] 23015060 23012139 jspai@mea.gov.in
B. Shyam
Dir [Pak] 23012989 23013980 dirpak@mea.gov.in
Ms Eenam Gambhir DS[PAK] 23012610 23014559 uspak2@mea.gov.in
Ashish Kumar Singh Arya
US [PAI] 23014852 23014559 uspak@mea.gov.in
Manisha Swami US[AI] 23014904 dsai@mea.gov.in
P.S.Santhanaraman US[Iran] 23013250 usai@mea.gov.in

Parliament & VIP Division

(Responsible for the entire Parliament work for the Ministry)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
T. Darlong
JS [Parl & Coord] 23012987 23010727 jsparlvip@mea.gov.in
D.N. Dutta US [Parl] 23016244 23011483 dsparl@mea.gov.in
Anil Kumar Kalra US [Parl & VIP and Coord] 23017896 [Telefax] dscoord@mea.gov.in
Debashish Biswas US[Coord] 23017896 uscoord2@mea.gov.in

PP & R [Policy Planning & Research] Division

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

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Vinay Mohan Kwatra JS [CT-CS & PP & R] 49015351 49015352 jsctpp@mea.gov.in
Nadim Anwer DS [PP & R] 49015353 dirpp@mea.gov.in
Inder Jit Sagar US [PP & R] 49015354 usppr@mea.gov.in
Shwetabh Dublish US [R]

Projects 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
Rajesh Kumar Sachdeva Joint Secretary[Projects] 49015125 49015126 jsproj@mea.gov.in
Satbir Singh Joint Secretary[Projects] 49015125 49015126 jsproj@mea.gov.in
Viraj Singh Director [Projects] 49015128 49015127 dirproj@mea.gov.in
Ms. Veena Agarwal Under Secretary [Projects] 49015129 49015135 usproj@mea.gov.in
Mayank Kumar Tilak Superintending Engineer 49015280 seproj@mea.gov.in
Vijay Kumar Superintending Engineer 49015130 secpwd@mea.gov.in
Ms. Bulbul Biswas Sr. Architect 49015131 srar@mea.gov.in
Ashok Kumar Dhiman Sr. Architect 49018367 srar1@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
Jaideep Mazumdar JS [COP] 23015278 23012520 jscop@mea.gov.in
Vivek Kumar DCP [C] 23012039 23011816 dcpc@mea.gov.in
Anil Nautiyal DCP [P] 49015449 49015450 dcpp@mea.gov.in
Sanjeev Khanduri DCP [F] 49015445 49015446 dcpf@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
Rajesh Vaishnaw
Dir [RTI & ADP]
49015363 49015364 jsrti@mea.gov.in
Meera Sisodia
US[RTI ] 49015226 49015225 usrti@mea.gov.in

SAARC Division

(All matters relating to South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Dr Neena Malhotra JS[SAARC & A&RM] 49015208 49015209 jssaarc@mea.gov.in
Ms Madhu Sethi DS [SAARC] 49018439 ussaarc2@mea.gov.in
S.N. Sharma US [SAARC]

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

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
Sanjay Bhattacharyya JS [South] 49015244 49015247 jssouth@mea.gov.in
Ravindra P. Jaiswal Dir [South] 49015246 49015258 dirsouth@mea.gov.in
G.S. Reddy OSD(South)] 49015229 49015357 osdasean@mea.gov.in
Sukhgeet Kaur DS (South) 49018365 49015496 dssouth@mea.gov.in
Parikshat Kadan US [South] 49015242 49015249 ussouth@mea.gov.in
Anand Kumar
US [South-II] 49015243 49015249 ussouth2@mea.gov.in
Sudhi Choudhary US [South-III] 49015241 49018379 usic@mea.gov.in

SM [Sri Lanka & Maldives] Division

(All matters relating to Sri Lanka and Maldives)

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Suchitra Durai JS [SM & IOR] 23012591 23014717 jssmior@mea.gov.in
Puneet Agrawal Dir [SM & IOR] 23012319 23016714 dirbsm@mea.gov.in
Vishwesh Negi
DS [SM & IOR] 23793459 23014717 dssl@mea.gov.in
Ms. Shweta Singh US [Maldives & Myanmar] 23016242 23014717 usmaldives@mea.gov.in
US [Myanmar] 23017426 23014717 usbsm2@mea.gov.in
Ms Smriti Thakur US [BSM] 23013616 23014717 usbsm@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
Tanmay Lal JS [UNES] 49018425 49018426 jsun@mea.gov.in
Dr. Adarsh Swaika DS [UNES] 49018417 49018418 dircc@mea.gov.in
Dr. Yumnam Arun Kumar DS (UNES-I) 49016627 49018420 dsune@mea.gov.in
Naba Kumar Pal US [UNES] 49018423 49018423 usune@mea.gov.in
 Archana Nair
US [UNES] 49018422 49018422

UNP [United Nations Political] Division

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Vikas Swarup JS [UNP] 49018409
49018410
jsunp@mea.gov.in
Tshering W. Sherpa DS[UNP] 49018413
49018412
dirunp@mea.gov.in
Pankaj Kumar Singhal US [UNP] 49018416 usunp2@mea.gov.in
S. Gopalakrishnan US [UNP-II] 49018411
usunp@mea.gov.in
Dr. Shailendra Kumar Saxena US [UNP]

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
Sanjiv Kohli JS [WA] 49018431
49018436
jswa@mea.gov.in
Nilakshi Saha Sinha
Dir [WA] 49018433 49018434 dirwa@mea.gov.in
Sanjay Kumar SS[WA]
Prashant Kumar Das US[WA-I] 49018430 uswaf1@mea.gov.in
Ummed Singh US[WA-II] 49018432
uswaf2@mea.gov.in
Avinash Kumar US[UT] 49018432
Bibhash Lahiri Attaché (WAF) 49016608
soafr@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
Sandeep Kumar JS [WANA] 23014367 23792305 jswana@mea.gov.in
Niraj Sahay Dir [WANA] 23011291 23013900 dirwana@mea.gov.in
Rakesh Malhotra DS[WANA] 23015730 23017594 uswana@mea.gov.in
K.P.M. Raman Consultant 23015953 sowana@mea.gov.in
Dr M. Anand Prakash US [WANA-I] 23011326 23017594 uswana1@mea.gov.in
Ratnesh Kumar US [WANA] 23011291 23012900

Welfare Division

Name Designation Telephone Fax E-mail
Santosh Jha JS [AD & Welfare] 23014114 23014743 jsad@mea.gov.in
Ohm Prakash JS [Welfare-II] 49015210 49014911 dirwel@mea.gov.in
M.S.Kagra US [Welfare] 49015231 49015233 welfare@mea.gov.in