Diplomatic Enclave, Arabian Gulf Street, P.O. Box 1450, Safat-13015, Kuwait. Phone: 22530600, 22530612 - 14 Fax: 22546958, 22571192, 22573910, 22573902
Embassy Officers
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The Embassy team and its tasks

I

Shri Sunil Jain, Ambassador
His objective is to strengthen and deepen further the friendly ties between India and Kuwait and to attend to the welfare of 9.2 lakh members of Indian community in Kuwait. He supervises all work relating to political, economic & commercial, community welfare, consular/ passport/ visa, administration, press & information and culture.
Telephone Numbers
Office :22543000
Mobile :97203636
E-mail : amboffice@indembkwt.org

He is assisted by:-

 

 

Shri Ashok Kumar Sahoo,
Personal Assistant to Ambassador
(Tel No. 22543000 )
E-mail: amb.kuwait@mea.gov.in
amboffice@indembkwt.org
psamb@indembkwt.org

 

 

 

 

Shri K.Abdulla Kollorath, Social Secretary
(Tel No.22561276 & Mobile: 66577835) 
E-mail : ambss@indembkwt.org

 

 

 

II

Deputy Chief of Mission

Shri Raj Gopal Singh-designate

Telephone Numbers :
Office : 22510891, Mobile : 97229942
E-mail : dcm.kuwait@mea.gov.in;
hoc.kuwait@mea.gov.in;
dcm@indembkwt.org;

He is assisted by:-

 

 

Ms. Priyanka Verma,

PA to DCM & HOC – designate .

 

 

 

Shri Jaladhi Mukherjee

Second Secretary(Pol & Admin)-designate

 

 

 

 

Shri K.P. Yadav, Assistant Section Officer (Admn)

He deals with the personnel administration, accounts and establishment matters

Telephone Numbers
Tele No. 22513498 Extn 229,
Mob No. 66772411
Email: admin@indembkwt.org
admnkuwait@mea.gov.in

 

 

 

Ms. Hend I.K. Shiha, Interpreter
(Tel No. 22530600 Extn.215; e-mail: trsec@indembkwt.org)

Translation of all types of incoming and outgoing Notes Verbale from Arabic to English and vice versa and assist Visa / Labour / Consular Wings for interpretation;
Preparation of documents for Visa, Residency, ID cards, Driving License, Registration of Cars for Embassy Officers and Custom papers etc. or any other work may be specified by the HOC / Administration. Translation work for all Wings, as required.

 

 

Shri Azizur Rahman, Interpreter
(Tel No. 22530600 Extn.215; e-mail: trsec@indembkwt.org)

Preparing Daily Press Round-up (of 13 Arabic Newspapers received in Embassy). Screening of Arabic Magazines and putting up a report. Weekly analysis of the press coverage in the Arabic Newspapers about India or bilateral relations. Compilation of bilateral issues and other topics required by FS(Pol)/SS(Pol).

III

LABOUR WING
Mr. Sibi U.S.
Second Secretary (Labour)

He deals with attestation of work agreements of private sector workers (Visa 18) and complaints of private sector workers (Visa 18). Also deals with matters relating to domestic workers (Visa 20).

Telephone Numbers
Office: 22531716 Mob: 97229914
E-mail: sslabour@indembkwt.org

He is assisted by:-

 

 

Mrs. Anita Chatpalliwar, Attache(Labour II)
Verification and attestation of private sector work contracts (Visa No. 18 – Bulk, Individual and Farm workers), Correspondence with GOI/State Governments/Local authorities/Agencies, Compilation of various reports/returns, and Parliament Questions.
Telephone Numbers:
Office :22530409 Mob: 97264247 
E-mail : attachelabour@indembkwt.org

 

 

Shri Amaresh Kumar,
Assistant Section Officer (Labour II)

All matters relating to complaints of private sector workers (Visa No. 18); Coordination among workers and company; correspondence thereof; attending to VIP references w.r.t. company workers, updating of OWRC and MADAD portal, periodical reports of complaints handled/solved; status of MADAD and Imprest Account.

Telephone Numbers:
Office: 22562151, 22530600 Ext. 234
Mob: 65051925
Email ID : attachelabour@indembkwt.org

 

 

Shri Radhey Shyam,
Assistant Section Officer (Labour I)

He deals with matters relating to domestic workers (Visa 20) and attestation of their Employment Contracts and respective e-Migrate approval.

Telephone Numbers:
Office: 22573902, 22530600 Ext. 235
Email ID: labour@indembkwt.org

 

IV

 

VISA WING

Shri S.K. Rathore, Assistant Consular Officer (Visa)
Tel: 22530600 Extn-279
He deals with visa related matters of foreign nationals which includes scrutinizing and processing the Visa applications

 

 

 


Shri D.K. Tripathi, Assistant Consular Officer (OCI)
Tel: 22530600 Extn-235  Mobile: 65875942

He deals in OCI cards, Surrender and Renunciation Certificates.

 

 

 

V

CONSULAR / EDUCATION WINGS

Shri Sanjeev Saklani - Attache (Consular/Education) 
He deals with Passport, Attestation and other Consular services like Registration of marriages and births; Power of Attorneys and attestation of various Consular Documents.
He also deals with matters pertaining to Indian Schools affiliated to CBSE, conducting of examinations of Indian Universities offering distance education.

Telephone Numbers:
Office : 22533125, 22530600 Extn-232 ,283
Mobile : 97295728   
E-mail : sscons@indembkwt.org,
attachecons@indembkwt.org;
education@indembkwt.org

 

VI

POLITICAL / COMMUNITY AFFAIRS / COMMUNITY WELFARE WINGS , HOC AND APPELLATE AUTHORITY

III Shri Krishan Kumar Pahel,
First Secretary (POL/CA/CW) & Head of Chancery

He is responsible for work relating to:
India-Kuwait bilateral relations at political level.
Registration and co-ordination with various Indian Associations. Issues relating to Indian Community schools of Kuwait. He deals with the work relating to community welfare, such as, cases pertaining to Indian expatriates undergoing jail sentences or detained in Deportation/Detention centres are looked after by him. The travel document/facilitation, medical emergency/ death case for destitute Indians are dealt by him. Reports of thefts, robberies, assault & damages to property of Indian nationals are to be brought to his notice.
He is the Community Welfare Officer dealing with death cases, issuing of Emergency Certificates and Registration of Deaths.
He is also the Chief Public Information Officer under RTI Act.

Telephone Numbers : 
Office : 22533125
Mobile : 97229948 
E-mail : political@indembkwt.org

 

 

 

 

Shri Deo Bansh Roy Bachchan,
Assistant Section Officer (Political)
(Tel No. 22543000 & Mobile No.97229913)
E-mail : amboffice@indembkwt.org

 

COMMUNITY WELFARE WING


Shri B.K. Sinha, Assistant Community Welfare Officer,
Mobile-97291468
Deals with cases relating to Jails, detention centres, deportation centre, hospitals and processing of their complaints. He also takes up legal cases of Indians and locals, who come to the Embassy with complains against Indian expatriates, theft, drug, mobile fraud cases & other miscellaneous community welfare matters
Telephone Numbers:
Office :22562037 (Direct) 22530600-Extn-237
Mobile :97291468
E-mail : welfare@indembkwt.org

 

 


Shri Roopesh Dikshit
Assistant Section Officer (CW)- designate

 

 

Ms. G. Lavanya, Local staff member,
Mobile-94419819 

Deals with registration of Deaths. Liaison with employer/sponsor of the deceased for completion of local formalities for transportation of the mortal remains to India. She is in touch with local authorities for identification of the unclaimed dead bodies and is responsible for giving updates on death cases to family members & relatives. The compensation related cases are also looked after by her.

 

 

 

Shri Mohammad Ashfaq Durrani, Local Staff member, Mobile-66680031

Visits to male and female deportation centres for issue of travel documents, to expedite procedures for deportation of Indians under detention, visits to detention centres (Duaral Azam) for issue of travel documents to Indians under custody, meet Indians under detention and issuing Emergency certificates to Indian detainees for their repatriation.

 

 Shri Mujib Kollarath, Local Staff member, 22530600 Extn-243, Mobile-97610246

He deals with Immigration Offices, Police stations, Air Lines. He goes to Central Mortuary for collecting the list and identifying unclaimed dead bodies of Indian nationals and also to get clearance for despatch of mortal remains to India or local burial as per the wishes of the family members of the deceased

 

 

 

Shri Sajan Varghese, Local Staff member, 22530600
Extn 223, Mobile-99896053
Hospital visits for meeting the patients (destitutes) and deals with hospital authorities, and family members of the patient to make arrangements for repatriation of patients to India

 

 

VII

PRESS, INFORMATION & CULTURE WING

Shri Yashwant Chatpalliwar,
Second Secretary (PIC) 

He deals with press related work, interaction with journalists, looking after Embassy Library and issuing books to schools and colleges, organizing Cultural Events etc.

Telephone Numbers : 
Office : 22523304
Mobile : 97229915   
E-mail: ssinfo@indembkwt.org,
sspic@indembkwt.org

 

VIII

COMMERCIAL WING

Shri P. P. Narayanan,
Second Secretary (Economic & Commercial)-designate


 

 


Shri Anup Singh, Attache (ECO/COM)
He deals with trade enquiries, trade and commercial disputes, circulation of tender from India and Kuwait, trade exhibitions, fairs, seminars, buyers-seller meets, attestation of commercial documents, handling visits of trade and commercial delegation from India and Kuwait. Co-operation in the field of hydrocarbon, investment, double taxation, science & technology, medial and liaison with the Ministry of Commerce, Ministry of Oil, Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Finance, etc. for various bilateral engagements.


Telephone Numbers:
Office : 22528358 Mobile: 97229917 
E-mail : sscom@indembkwt.org;
commercial@indembkwt.org;
com.kuwait@mea.gov.in

IX

DEFENCE WING
(VI) Colonel Maneesh Nagpal , Defence Attache
(Resident in Riyadh)

He is responsible for promoting and strengthening Defence ties between India and Kuwait.
Contact details : 00966-1-4884038 (O), 00966-1-4809519 (FAX), 00966-1-4884951 (R), Mobile-0096654429559 &
E-mail: def.riyadh@mea.gov.in

 



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