About Us High Commissioner



Brief bio-profile


Sangeeta Bahadur is an Indian Foreign Service Officer. 


Born in Kolkata, she was raised and schooled in various cities across India. With a double major in Economics and English at the undergraduate level, she went on to obtain her Post Graduate degree in English Literature from Bombay University. She joined the prestigious Indian Foreign Service in 1987. Since then, she has been posted in Indian diplomatic missions in Spain, Bulgaria, Mexico, Belgium, UK and Belarus. She has also served in various capacities in the Ministry of External Affairs in Delhi.


She is also a published and popular author of speculative fiction, whose heroic fantasy epic, the Kaal Trilogy, has received wide appreciation and has a dedicated fan-following. She is working on several other works of fiction.


She is married to an architect and fellow author, and is the mother of two daughters.