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Ms. Preeti Saran, Secretary (East)

Ms. Preeti Saran Secretary (East), MEA


From March, 2016

September 2013-February 2016

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Secretary(East), Ministry of External Affairs,
New Delhi
Ambassador of India to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

November 2008-August 2013

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Consul General of India, Toronto

November 2005-November 2008

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Joint Secretary (SAARC/North), Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi

August 2002-November 2005

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Counsellor/Minister, Permanent Mission of India, Geneva

August 1999-July 2002

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Counsellor (Press), Embassy of India, Cairo

March 1994-July 1999

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Deputy Secretary / Director (Establishment) / East Asia, Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi

June 1992 to February 1994

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Deputy Secretary (on leave)

March 1989-June 1992

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Second Secretary/First Secretary & Head of Chancery, High Commission of India, Dhaka

January 1986-February 1989

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Under Secretary (ICCR/AMS), Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi

January 1984-December 1985

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Third Secretary/Second Secretary (Culture), Embassy of India, Moscow

August 1982

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Joined the Indian Foreign Service

Education

1978-80

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M.A. (English), Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University

1975-78

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B.A. (Honours) English, Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University

Family

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Married to Pankaj Saran, Ambassador of India to Russia, with two sons