Arun Kumar Sahu to be the next High Commissioner of India to Dominica


  • IFS officer Arun Kumar Sahu is appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to the mountainous Caribbean island of Dominica. 
  • He will be residing in Port of Spain. 
  • The appointment was approved by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). 
  • Presently, Arun Kumar Sahu is serving as the High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
Arun Kumar Sahu:A fact file
  • Arun Kumar Sahu is an Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer of batch 1996. 
  • He is an alumnus of Ravenshaw University in Cuttack and Chandra Sekhar Behera Zilla School in Sambalpur. 
  • He holds a Master's Degree in War in Modern World from King's College London and a Master's degree in Linguistics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. 
  • He was posted as the Deputy High Commissioner in the High Commission of India, Ottawa. 
  • He also served as the Joint Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs and Deputy Director-General, Indian Council for Cultural Relations.