Vikram Doraiswami takes charge as Indian High Commissioner to UK

Updated: Sep 23 2022 9:38PM

London, Sep 23 (PTI) India’s new High Commissioner to the UK Vikram Doraiswami arrived here on Friday and began his new charge by paying tributes at the Mahatma Gandhi statue in Parliament Square and Ambedkar Museum in north London.

The former High Commissioner to Bangladesh received the credentials for his new post from President Droupadi Murmu earlier this week after his appointment was announced by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) last month.

The diplomat, an Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer of the 1992 batch, was welcomed to the UK by Special Representative of the Foreign Secretary Adele Taylor, Deputy High Commissioner Sujit Ghosh and other senior officials.