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High Commissions


Delhi has high commissions of various countries. Since it is the national capital, most of the country has their high commissions located here. High Commissions are basically a diplomatic group of people from a particular country, residing at another state, in order to promote the interest of the people of their country. Diplomatic representatives of different countries are generally located in the capital of another country.

 

What are High Commissions?

High Commissions are also known as embassy and the person who is in charge of the embassy is known as high commission. As the capital city of Delhi is the abode of various embassies from different state, it is known as high commissions.

 

Role of High Commissions

The high commissions of various countries residing in Delhi have few functions. These functions are common to all the high commissions of various countries. Mentioned below are few such roles:

  • To protect and safe guard the interest of the people of the respected country
  • To help tourists of their country during their visit to India if required
  • To provide information ton people who wishes to visit that particular country


High Commissions of Various Countries

Delhi being the national capital has various offices and places of tourist interest. It also has offices of various other departments, both of national and international repute. Mentioned below are names of few such high commissions which are located at Delhi:

 

Country

Contact Address

Telephone Numbers

Afghanisthan

Plot 5, BL 50F, Shantipath

011 26883602/24103331

Australia

1/50 G Shantipath

011 41399900

Bangladesh

EP 39, Chanakya Puri

011 2411389/1394

China

50 D Shanti Path

011 26112345

Colombia

3 Palam Marg

011 51662103/2105

Egypt

1/50 M Niti Marg

011 26114096/4097

Estonia

A 11, Kailash Colony

011 26449808/9809

Finland

E 3 Nyaya Marg

011 41497500/7570

France

2/50 E, Shanti Path

011 24196100

Germany

6/50G,Shanti Path

011 26871831

Iraq

B 5/8 Vasant Vihar

011 26149085/9034

Italy

50 E Chanakyapuri

011 23013238

Iran

5 B, Bara Khamba Road

011 23329600/01/02

Japan

50 G, Shanti Path

011 26876564/6581

Kenya

34 Paschimi Marg

011 26146537/6538/6540

Malaysia

50 E Chandragupta Marg

011 26873889

Pakistan

2/50G Shantipath

011 26110601/03/05

Nepal

Barak Hamba Road

011 23329969/7361/9218

Russia

Shantipath, Chanakyapuri

011 2687 3799/3800/3802

Singapore

N 88, Panchseel Park

011 41019801/04

USA

Chanakyapuri

011 2419 8000

United Kingdom

Shanti Path, Chanakya Puri

011 2687 0068/0062/2882

Vietnam

17 Kautilya Marg

011 2301 2133/9818/2123

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Apart from the names of the high commissions mentioned above, there are various other high commissions of different countries which have their offices at Delhi. India also has its own high commissions at different parts of the country, which serves Indian people.