List of Officers


Permanent Mission of India to UN 

Ambassador Rajiv K. Chander

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Permanent Representative

PR’s Office


Mr. P.K. Prakash

Sr. PPS/First Secretary to Ambassador/PR

Ambassador Virander Paul

Deputy Permanent Representative 

DPR’s Office

Mr. Swapan Kumar Masid

PS to Ambassador/DPR

Mr. Shaibal Roy Chowdhury

Minister (TA) and Consul-General

Tel: +41 22 7384443


·         All Consular matters

·         Indian Community Affairs

·         Promotion of Indian culture; liaising with educational institutions and students

·         International Telecommunication Union

·         International Parliamentary Union

·         Universal Postal Union

·         International Civil Defence Organisation



Dr. A. Sudhakara Reddy

Counsellor (Legal)

Tel: +41 22 731 32 24

  • International Humanitarian Law
  • Treaty Bodies
  • HRC Working Groups and specifically assigned Human Right Resolutions
  • World Meteorological Organisation
  • United Nations Institute for Training and Research
  • Multilateral environment agreements / conventions including Ramsar Convention;

-  Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of  Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)

-  Montreal Protocol

-  Convention on Climate Change (UN- FCCC)

-  UN Convention on Biodiversity

-  Chemicals and Hazardous Waste - Three Conventions   [Basel (1989), Rotterdam (1998) and Stockholm (2001)]

Dr. Sumit Seth

First Secretary (SS) and Head of Chancery

Tel: +41-22-732 9682


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Head of Chancery 


·         Multilateral political work

·         Oversight of work relating to Human Rights

·         World Health Organisation & UNAIDS

·         World Intellectual Property Organisation

·         WSIS & Internet Governance-related issues(including in International Telecommunication Union)

·         South Centre 

Dr.Sadre Alam

First Secretary (SA)

Tel : +4122 9068687,



·         Multilateral Economic Work

·         United Nations Conference on Trade and Development including The Commission on Science & Technology for Development

·         International Trade Centre

·         International Labour Organisation

·         United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

·         United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

·         International Office for Migration

·         United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

·         Global Forum on Migration and Development

·         UN Economic Commission for Europe

·         Right to Information- Public Information Officer (PIO)



Mr. Animesh Choudhury

Second Secretary (AC)

Tel:+4122 731-8568

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World Health Organisation & UNAIDS

World Intellectual Property Organisation

Social Media and Digital Outreach


Ms. Mini Devi Kumam

Second Secretary (MK)

Tel. :+4122 738-1508


Multilateral political work

United Nations Human Rights Council

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights



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