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Consul General

Mr. Rakesh Malhotra
Consul General of India in Melbourne 

Mr. Malhotra was working as Deputy Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs before joining the Consulate in Melbourne.

He joined the Ministry of External Affairs in 1984 and has served in Indian diplomatic missions in Oman, Greece, Kyrgyzstan, Suriname, Canada, South Africa and Peru. In his postings abroad, Mr. Malhotra has dealt with political, commercial, education, cultural and diaspora issues.

Mr. Malhotra has done graduation in Commerce. He knows Hindi, English and Punjabi.

He is married to Ms.Neeraj. They have one son and one daughter.