Taranjit Sandhu appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka

Friday, 23 September 2016 - 13:26


Tharanjit Sandhu, who is currently India's deputy chief of mission in Washington, has been appointed as the next High Commissioner to Sri Lanka succeeding Y K Sinha who has completed his term.

Sandhu, with a distinguished career spanning over twenty eight years after joining Indian Foreign Service in 1988, has previously served in Sri Lanka as the Head of the Political Department in the High Commission of India, Colombo from December 2000 to September 2004.