New Indian High Commissioner to Dhaka
India’s new High Commissioner to Dhaka Riva Ganguli Das came to Dhaka on Friday. It is known from the synthetic diplomatic sources that he reached Dhaka from Delhi in the evening.
Riva Ganguli Das replaces Harsavardhana Sringla in Dhaka. His name was announced as the new Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka on October last. And Harshavardhana Shringla was announced to be appointed the new ambassador to India in the United States. Harsaardhana Shingla took part in the duration of the duties in Dhaka on 7 January.
Riva Ganguli Das was serving as the Director General of the International Cultural Relations Council (ICCR), organized by the Foreign Ministry of India. In 1986, he joined the Indian Foreign Cadre. Earlier, he also taught at Delhi University. As a professional diplomat, he had previously served the important role of Indian mission in various countries including the Consul General of India in New York.