Events from 1 April 2013 till 31 March 2014

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23 April 2013

Shri P.S. Raghavan, Special Secretary (DPA & AD), Ministry of External Affairs spoke on

"Development Partnership Administration: Streamlining the Delivery of India's Development Assistance"


30 May 2013

Dr. Sreeradha Datta, Director of the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata, (MAKAIAS) spoke on

"Coming to Terms with History and Islam: Current Developments in Bangladesh"

with additional remarks by Ambassador Rajeet Mitter, former High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh.


Ms. Manusmriti 'Best Officer Trainee' of the 2011Batch, receiving the "Ambassador Bimal Sanyal Memorial Prize” from Shri Salman Khurshid, Minister for External Affairs. Shri N. Surie, Vice President, A.I.D. appluads.

Mr. Karthik Gurunathan Iyer of the 2011 Batch of the IFS, , receiving the "Ambassador Bimal Sanyal Memorial Medal”,l for Best Dissertation from Shri N. Surie, Vice President, A.I.D.

Ambassador Bimal Sanyal Memorial Medal / Prize 2013


Presented at the Valedictory Event for the 2011 batch

on 7 June 2013






12 Aug 2013:


Shri Salman Khurshid

Hon'ble Minister of External Affairs

addressed the members of the Association.




26 Sep 2013

Mr. T. N. Ninan, formerly Editor and now Chairman, Business Standard Ltd, spoke on ‘The Implications for India of Recent Economic Developments at Home and Abroad’.




18 Oct 2013

Ambassador Sharat Sabharwal, till recently India’s High Commissioner in Islamabad spoke on "The State of Play in Pakistan"



27 Dec 2013

Ambassador Jayant Prasad, former Ambassador of India to Afghanistan, spoke on ‘Prospects for Afghanistan in 2014’ 





29 Jan 2014

Vice Admiral Anup Singh, former Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Naval Command, spoke on ‘'India's Maritime Domain: Opportunities, Challenges and Security Imperatives”.








27 Feb 2014: Smt. Sujatha Singh, Foreign Secretary, addressed the members of the Association




18 Mar 2014: Shri M. Hamid Ansari, the Hon'ble Vice President of India led a Roundtable Discussion on 'The Evolving Situation in West Asia'.



Updated: 23 April 2014