Adarsh Swaika acting Indian high commissioner
20 December 2015, Nirapad News: Dr Adarsh Swaika has arrived in Dhaka as the new deputy high commissioner of India to Bangladesh.
He will also function as the acting high commissioner of India to Bangladesh till the arrival of the high commissioner-designate Harsh Vardhan Shringla in mid-January in 2016, says a press release.
Dr Swaika was director in the United Nations division in India’s external affairs ministry.
He also served in Indian missions in Beijing, Sofia and Moscow, the release added.
Earlier, Indian high commissioner to Bangladesh Pankaj Saran departed from Bangladesh upon completion of his term on December 19.