India's ambassador to US Taranjit Singh Sandhu gets one-year extension - New Delhi News
by IANS | Updated Nov 30, 2022
A notification published in the Gazette of India on November 28 states, "The President of India is pleased to re-employ Taranjit Singh Sandhu (IFS:1988), an officer of Grade 1 of IFS, as Ambassador of India to the United States of America, for a period of 01 year with effect from 01.02.2023 to 31.01.2024 or until further orders."
Sandhu, an Indian Foreign Service officer of 1988 batch, has served in Washington DC thrice - as a young political officer handling the Congress between 1997 and 2000, as the deputy chief of mission between 2013 and 2017, and then as ambassador from early 2020.
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