Who was appointed as the first Indian ambassador to the Soviet Union Russia?

Ambassador of India to Russia
Incumbent D.B. Venkatesh Varma since 2018
Seat Moscow, Russia
Inaugural holder Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit
Formation 1947

Who was the first ambassador to Soviet Union?

Following the conclusion of these agreements, President Roosevelt appointed William C. Bullitt as the first U.S. Ambassador to the Soviet Union.

Which Indian president was once the ambassador to the Soviet Union?

Durga Prasad Dhar

Ambassador Durga Prasad Dhar
In office 1969–1971
Preceded by Kewal Singh
Succeeded by K.S. Shelvankar
Ambassador of India to Soviet Union

Who was the first Indian Ambassador?

List of ambassadors of India to the United States

Ambassador of India to the United States
Nominator Ram Nath Kovind
Inaugural holder Asaf Ali
Formation 1947
Website Embassy of India, Washington D.C., United States

Who is first lady President of India?

Chief Justice of India K. G. Balakrishnan administering the oath of office to new President Pratibha Patil. December 19, 1934, is the 12th President of India. She is the first woman and the first Maharashtrian to hold this post.

Who was the first woman ambassador from India?

She was the first Indian woman diplomat as well. Later, she became the first Indian woman Ambassador (or High Commissioner) also.

C. B. Muthamma.

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Chonira Belliappa Muthamma
Allegiance India
Years of service 1949–1982
Rank Ambassador

Which country is the best friend of India?

Countries considered India’s closest include the Russian Federation, Israel, Afghanistan, France, Bhutan, Bangladesh, and the United States. Russia is the largest supplier of military equipment to India, followed by Israel and France.

What is the salary of an Indian ambassador?

High Commissioner / Ambassador – An officer at this level join as Foreign Secretary and the salary is 26, 000 INR which is fixed with no grade pay.

In which year was Dr Radhakrishnan awarded the Bharat Ratna?

Dr Radhakrishnan was knighted in 1931, and was awarded the Bharat Ratna — the highest civilian award in India in 1954.