List of Officers List of Officers

List of Officers

Ambassador Rajiv K. Chander

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Permanent Representative

PR’s Office


Mr. Ravinder Kumar,

PPS to Ambassador/PR

Ambassador Puneet Agrawal

Deputy Permanent Representative 

Overall coordination and direction

DPR’s Office


Ms. Manjeet Nar

PPS to Ambassador/DPR

Mr. Shaibal Roy Chowdhury

Minister (TA) and Consul-General

Tel: +41 22 7384443


Indian Community Affairs

Promotion of Indian culture; liaising with educational institutions and students


Dr. Sadre Alam

First Secretary

Tel : +4122 9068687,


International Labour Organisation

World Health Organisation & UNAIDS and other health related matters.

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Issues relating to Refugees and Migrants (UNHCR,IOM and GFMD)

Mr. Basir Ahmed,

First Secretary

Tel: +41-789047938



Right to Information- Public Information Officer (PIO)

UN Economic Commission for Europe

International Telecommunication Union (including Internet Governance discussions in ITU and WSIS Forum)

Multilateral environment agreements /conventions

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Universal Postal Union

International Civil Defence Organisation 

World Meteorological Organisation (WMO)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

International Trade Centre


International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)


Mr. Animesh Choudhury

First Secretary


Tel:+4122 731-8568


World Intellectual Property Organisation

Internet Governance Forum

HRC Working Groups on: Right to Development, Working Group on Business and Human Rights,Forum on Business and Human Rights

South Centre 

International Parliamentary Union

Social Media and Digital Outreach

Chancery Project

Ms. Mini Devi Kumam

First Secretary

Tel. :+4122 738-1508

United Nations Human Rights Council

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

Multilateral political work

Mr. Vimarsh Aryan

First Secretary


Head of Chancery

United Nations Human Rights Council

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

HRC Working Groups (except WG on right to development and business and human rights)

HRC Forums (except on BHR)

Mr. S. Senthil Kumar

First Secretary (Legal)

Tel: +41 22 731 32 24


International Humanitarian Law

Treaty Bodies — All