Profile Profile


H.E. Dr. Manoj Kumar Mohapatra
Ambassador of India
Date of Birth: 18 May 1971


  • Master of Veterinary Science (M.V.Sc.)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDIBM)


  • Ambassador of India to Guatemala, December 2021 till date.
  • Minister (Commerce), Embassy of India, Washington, July 2019.
  • Joint Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi : 2017-2019.
  • Deputy Consul General, Consulate General of India, New York : 2014-2017.
  • Counsellor, Embassy of India, Dhaka: 2013-2014.
  • First Secretary, Embassy of India, Dhaka: 2011-2013
  • First Secretary, Embassy of India, Budapest : 2007-2011
  • Under Secretary handling relations with Bangladesh in Ministry of External Affairs: 2006- 2007
  • Third Secretary / Second Secretary, Embassy of India, Berlin: 2002-2006
  • Joined the Indian Foreign Service in 2000


Dr. Mohapatra is married to Mrs. JyotirmayeeMohapatra and they have two Children, Ms. Suhani Mohapatra and Rohan Mohapatra. Ambassador Mohapatra likes reading and travelling.