Taranjit Singh Sandhu Appointed India's Ambassador to US: MEA
Taranjit Singh Sandhu, a 1988-batch Indian Foreign Service officer, is currently posted as High Commissioner of India in Sri Lanka.
MEA appoints Taranjit Singh Sandhu as new Indian ambassador to the United States. (Image: Twitter/@IndiainSL)
New Delhi: Senior diplomat Taranjit Singh Sandhu has been appointed as India's Ambassador to the US, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Tuesday.
Sandhu, a 1988-batch Indian Foreign Service officer, is currently posted as High Commissioner of India in Sri Lanka.
He replaces Harsh Vardhan Shringla as India's envoy in Washington. Shringla has been named as India's next foreign secretary.
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