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Ambassador of India to China Shri Vijay Gokhale

Name: Mr. Vijay Gokhale

DOB: 24. 01.1959

Education qualifications: MA (History), Delhi University


Mr.Vijay Gokhale joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1981. His previous diplomatic assignments include postings in Hong Kong, Hanoi, Beijing and NewYork. He has also served as Deputy Secretary (Finance), Director (China & East Asia) and Joint Secretary (East Asia) during his stint at the Headquarters of the Ministry of External Affairs. He was High Commissioner of India to Malaysia from January 2010 to October 2013. From October 2013 to January 2016, he was the Ambassador of India to the Federal Republic of Germany.

Personal information:

Mr. Vijay Gokhale is married to Mrs. Vandana Gokhale and they have one son.