Ambassador Profile
Ambassador Profile
 

 

MR. SOMNATH GHOSH

AMBASSADOR OF INDIA TO THE REPUBLIC OF TAJIKISTAN

 

Mr. Somnath Ghosh assumed the charge of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India to the Republic of Tajikistan on 08th July, 2016. 

A career diplomat, Mr. Somnath Ghosh joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1997 and has served extensively in India and abroad. He has had diplomatic assignments in various capacities in Indian Embassies in the Russian Federation, Tajikistan, European Union and Bangladesh.  Before assuming the charge of Ambassador in Dushanbe, he was India’s Ambassador to Mongolia.  In the Ministry of External Affairs, India, he has handled the work related to India’s bilateral relations with UK, Germany, Russia and other countries.

He holds a Master Degree and speaks Bengali, English, Hindi and Russian.  He is married and have two sons.