Indra Mani Pandey appointed India’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to UN in Geneva

To the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva, Switzerland, the 1990 batch Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer Indra Mani Pandey was appointed as the next Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India. In the Ministry of External Affairs, Indra Mani Pandey is currently serving as the Additional Secretary.

Indra Mani Pandey will succeed 1983 batch Indian Foreign Services Officer Rajiv Kumar Chander. Rajiv Kumar Chander was appointed as to the post on 30th May 2017.

In a nearly three-decade career, Indra Mani Pandey has also served as the Joint Secretary in the Ministry of External Affair’s Disarmament and International Security Affairs division and has been a part of Indian missions in Kabul (Afghanistan), Cairo (Egypt), Damascus (Syria), Muscat (Oman) and Islamabad (Pakistan).

Ambassador and Permanent Representative at New York

Indra Mani Pandey is the Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations at Geneva, while at the headquarters of the United Nations in New York, India’s  Ambassador and Permanent Representative at New York is T.S. Tirumurti.

T.S. Tirumurti was appointed as the Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India at the United Nations in New York on 29th April 2020. T.S. Tirumurti replaced Syed Akbaruddin.

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