NENGCHA LHOUVUM MUKHOPADHAYA
Ambassador of India to Indonesia
Ms. Nengcha Lhouvum joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1980. Her previous diplomatic assignments include postings in Mexico City, Dhaka, Havana and New York. She was India’s Ambassador to Lebanon and to Serbia.
During her stints at Headquarters of the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi, she has served as Deputy Secretary (Europe West), Deputy Secretary (ASEAN), Director (South), Director Americas, Joint Secretary (South East Asia), and Secretary and Dean, Foreign Service Institute.
She is a recipient of the Prime Minister of India’s Award for Excellence in Public Administration for 2007-08.
She is married to Mr. Gautam Mukhopadhaya, Ambassador of India to Myanmar, and they have two children.