TCA Raghavan

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TCA Raghavan
Born (1955-05-13) 13 May 1955 (age 61)
Nationality Indian

TCA Raghavan is an Indian diplomat.[1] Raghavan is a 1982 batch officer of the Indian Foreign Service.[2] He has considerable experience in dealing with Pakistan, including heading the Joint Secretary the Division of the Ministry of External Affairs in Pakistan Afghanistan and Iran (PAI) division.[3]From June 6, 2013 till his retirement on December 31, 2015 Raghavan was High Commissioner (Commonwealth) of India to Pakistan.

Early life and background[edit]

TCA Raghavan holds a PhD in history from Jawaharlal Nehru University.[4]


Raghavan was the Indian high commissioner to Singapore till June 2013.[5][6] After that, Raghavan was appointed high commissioner of India to Pakistan.[7][8][9] Earlier, Raghavan was deputy high commissioner in Islamabad (2003-2007).[10] His previous overseas postings include United Kingdom (1995-1998), Bhutan (1992-1995) and Kuwait (1983-1986).[11]

Personal life[edit]

Dr. Raghavan is married to Ranjana Raghavan. They have two daughters.



Diplomatic posts
Preceded by
Subrahmanyam Jaishankar
Category:High Commissioners of India to Singapore
Succeeded by
Vijay Thakur Singh
Preceded by
Sharat Sabharwal
Category:High Commissioners of India to Pakistan
Succeeded by
es:Gautam Bambawale