Embassy of India in Republic of Uzbekistan
Republic of Uzbekistan, Tashkent,
16 Kara-Bulak str.
Phone: (99871) 140-09-83,
140-09-97, 140-09-98
Fax: (99871) 140-09-87, 140-09-99


Embassy of India in Republic of Tashkent
16 Kara-Bulak Street
Phone No. (998 71)140-0983, 140 0997, 140 0998
Fax: (998 71) 140-0987, 140 0999
E-mail:- hoc.tashkent@mea.gov.in, pol.tashkent@mea.gov.in, cons.tashkent@mea.gov.in, com.tashkent@mea.gov.in, itec.tashkent@mea.gov.in
Department of Posts has launched a service called "eIPO" (Electronic Indian Postal Order) w.e.f. 22/03/2013.

Indian Postal Order can be purchased electronically by paying a fee on-line through e-Post Office Portal i.e.http://www.epostoffice.gov.in/.

At present, this facility is provided only for Indian Citizens abroad across the globe to facilitate them to seek information from the Central Public Information Officers (CPIOs) under the RTI Act, 2005. Debit and Credit cards can be used to purchase eIPO.
The user needs to get himself registered at the website. He has to select the Ministry/Department from whom he desires to seek the information under the RTI Act and the E-IPO so generaged can be used to seek information from that Ministry/Department only. A printout of the e-IPO is required to be attached as an attachment.
Full text of RTI Act 2005 (pdf file)


Contact details of officers for addressing applications under Right to Information Act, 2005:-

Public Information Officer:
Shri. P.K.Muraleedhar Babu, First Secretary

Tel.    +998-71-140 0983 /140 0997
Fax: . +998-71-140 0987/140 0999

Appellate Authority:
Shri A. Gitesh Sarma, Ambassador 
Tel.  +998-71-140 0983 /140 0997
Fax: +998-71-140 0987/140 0999

Information provided under the Act is available to citizens of India only. Applications should be submitted along with documentary proof of Indian Citizenship (like copy of personal particulars pages of passport.)More information is available at  http://rti.gov.in

The overseas Citizens of India cardholders are entitled to a life long visa to visit India and some other benefits as per law like exemption from regsitration with local police authorities for any length of stay in India and parity with Non-Resident Indians in respect of economic, financial and educational fields except in relation to acquisition of agricultural or plantation properties. However, as per section 3 of the Right to Information Act 2005, Overseas Citizens of India are not entitled to secure inforamtion under Right to Information Act 2005 as they are not citizens of India.

As per section 6(1) (a) of the Right ot Information Act, 2005, a person who desires to obtain information under the Act is required to submit the application to the Information Officer of the “concerned public authority”. Applicants are, therefore, advised to send their requests under the RTI Act to the Embassy only when the subject matter can reasonably be presumed to pertain to the Embassy.


(i) The particulars of its organization, functions and duties;

Embassy of India is headed by Ambassador and has the  following  wings:
(i) Administration & Commercial Wing
(ii) Political & Information  Wing
(iii) Consular  Wing.
Each Wing is headed by a  Second Secretary rank officer.
Political and economic cooperation, promotion of  trade and investment, cultural interaction,  liaison with press and media  in bilateral and multilateral contexts. 
(ii) The powers and duties of its officers and employees;
Duties related to political and economic cooperation, promotion of trade and investment, cultural interactio, liaison with press and media in bilateral and multilateral context
(iii) The procedure followed in the decision making process, including channels of supervision and accountability; Decisions are taken within the framework of Government of India policies and instructuions and under supervision of the Head of Mission.
(iv) The norms set by it for the discharge of its functions
The Embassy funcitons in accordanc with instructions received from the Government of India.
(v) The rules, regulations, instructions, manuals and records, held by it or under its control or used by its employees for discharging its functions;
Rules, regulations and instructions received from the governemnt of India from the time to time regarding functioning of Indian Missions abroad.
(vi) A statement of the categories of documents that are held by it or under its control;
Documents relating to India's external relation including joint statements, declarations, agreements and memoranda of understanding. Passport and consular services application forms
(vii) The particulars of any arrangement that exists for consultation with, or representation by, the members of the public in relation to the formulation of its policy or implementation thereof;  Indian citizens may convey their views/ suggestions to the Embassy
(viii) A statement of the boards, councils, committees and other bodies consisting of two or more persons constituted as its part or for the purpose of its advice, and as to whether meetings of those boards, councils, committees and other bodies are open to the public, or the minutes of such meetings are accessible for public; NIL
(ix) A directory of its officers and employees;  A directory is given at Annex-I
(x) The monthly remuneration received by each of its officers and employees, including the system of compensation as provided in its regulations; As given at Annexure -I
(xi) The budget allocated to each of its agency, indicating the particulars of all plans, proposed expenditures and reports on disbursements made;
Budgetary allocation to Embassy of India, Tashkent by Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi and Expenditure (Rupees)
Year Budget Allocation Expenditure
 2009-2010  49,060,000  52,446,995
 2010-2011   60,084,000  58,794,670
 2011-2012   56,640,000   38,810,065 (upto 19 December 2011)
(xii) The manner of execution of subsidy programmes, including the amounts allocated and the details of beneficiaries of such programmes; Embassy of India does not have any subsidy programme
(xiii) Particulars of recipients of concessions, permits or authorizations granted by it; No concessions/permits are granted by the Embassy.
(xiv) Details in respect of the information, available to or held by it, reduced in an electronic form; The Embassy’s website (www.indembassy.uz)
(xv) The particulars of facilities available to citizens for obtaining information, including the working hours of a library or reading room, if maintained for public use; Embassy is open from 0900 hrs to 1730 hrs (Local time)
(xvi) The names, designations and other particulars of the Public Information Officers; Public Information Officer:
Shri  P.K.Muraleedhar Babu, First Secretary
Tel.    +998-71-140 0983/140 0997
Fax: . +998-71-140 0987/140 0999

Appellate Authority:
Shri. A.Gitesh Sarma, Ambassador       

Tel.  +998-71-140 0983 /140 0997
Fax: +998-71-140 0987 / 140 0999

(xvii) Such other information as may be prescribed and thereafter updated every year. The Embassy’s website has information which is updated on a regular basis.

 Annexure -I

Directory of officers of Embassy of India, Tashkent:

Name Designation Pay scale and Grade pay( Rupees)
Shri Anumula Gitesh Sarma  Ambassador
 37,400 - 67,000 +
Grade Pay 10,000
Shri P.K. Muraleedhar Babu
 First Secretary (  Head of Chancery)
15,600 - 39,100 +
Grade Pay 7,600
Col. K. Mahesh Defence Attache
Grade Pay 8,700
Shri Kamal Parvez
 Second Secretary (Political & Information)
15,600 - 39,100 +
Grade Pay 6,600
Smt. Prachi Nigam
 Second Secretary (Consular)
15,600 - 39,100 +
Grade Pay 6,600
Shri Satish Kumar Saini
 Second Secretary (Culture & Education) &
PPS to Ambassador
15,600 - 39,100 +
Grade Pay 6,600
Shri Sudipta Roy
 Attache(Commerce & Establishment)
9300 - 34,800 +
Grade Pay 4,800
 Shri Asif Saeed  Attache (Administration)
9,300 - 34,800 +
Grade Pay 4,800
Shri  Amitabh Ranjan  Attache(ITEC)
9,300 - 34,800 +
Grade Pay 4,800
Shri Dilwar Singh   Assistant (Accounts)
9,300-34,8000 + 
Grade pay 4,600
Shri Shubhojeet Mukherjee  Assistant (Consualr & Visa)
9,300 - 34,800 +
Grade Pay 4,800
Shri Ramesh Khulbey  Personal Assistant
 9,300 - 34,800 +
Grade Pay - 4600
Sub/Clk L. P. Pandit Office  Supdt.
Grade Pay - 4,600
Smt. Padma Sugathan  Personal Assistant
9,300 - 34,800 +
Grade Pay 4,800
Shri Rakesh Kumar  Chauffeur
9,300 - 34,800 +
Grade Pay 2,800
Shri Laxman Das  Security Assistant
 5,200 - 20,000
Grade Pay 2,000
Shri Nathu Ram  Security Assistant
5,200 - 20,000
Grade Pay 2,000


Lal Bahadur Shastri Centre for Indian Culture      

112/114-Musa Jalil Street, Mirzo Ulugbek District, Tashkent

Tel No. (998 712) 268 1811, 268 7274;  Fax No. (998 712) 268 7125

E-mail: indculcentre@gmail.com

Name  Designation
Pay Scale and 
Grade Pay
Shri Rajesh Mehta  Director                                                     
Grade Pay 6,600
Dr. Terakanambi Nagappa Manjunath  Yoga Teacher
9,300 - 34,800
Grade Pay 4,600

                 Indian Chair, University of World Economy and Diplomacy, Tashkent

Prof. Padam Lochan Das Visiting Professor            
37,400 - 67,000        
Grade Pay 10,000



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