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Name of the Mission:Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in New Delhi

Year of Establishment of
Diplomatic Relations: 1947

Opening Date: 8 July 1948

Jurisdiction: India, Nepal, Maldives, Bhutan

Sub-divisions:

- Office of the Military Attaché (Opening Date: 21.08.1989)

- Office of the Commercial Counselor (Opening Date: 19.03.1996)

- Office of the Culture and Promotion Counselor (Opening Date: 19.12.2007)

Consulates General:

Consulate General in Mumbai: Consul General Mr. Erdal Sabri Ergen

Consulate General in Hyderabad: Consul General Mr. Arda Ulutaş

Honorary Consulate Generals :

Honorary Consulate General
in Katmandu : Honorary Consul General Mr. Chandra Prakash Khetan
(Date of Appointment: 29.12.2007)

MALDIVES

Honorary Consulate General
in Male: Honorary Consul General Mr. Ismail Hilmy
(Date of Appointment: 07.03.1994)

Brief Information on
Embassy Buildings :

Chancery:

The main chancery building is constructed in 1983. The construction of the annex chancery building has been completed in 2010 and now it hosts the Consular Section, the Office of Commercial Counselor and the Office of Culture and Promotion Counselor. The Embassy buildings are govenment property and established as a compound on a 20.000 square meter estate.

Residence:

Purchased by the Turkish Government in 1959, the Ambassador’s Residence is one of the most beautiful architectural examples reflecting the characteristics of the colonial period in New Delhi.

Ali Türkgeldi
Ali Türkgeldi

7/8/1948-5/4/1951

Numan Tahir Seymen
Numan Tahir Seymen

3/21/1953-7/13/1955

Kadri Rızan
Kadri Rızan

8/20/1957-11/1/1960

Necdet  Kent
Necdet Kent

11/15/1960-8/20/1962

Seyfullah  Esin
Seyfullah Esin

11/6/1962-6/22/1965

Fikret  Belbez
Fikret Belbez

8/9/1965-12/7/1966

Osman  Olcay
Osman Olcay

3/14/1967-1/10/1969

Mahmut  Dikerdem
Mahmut Dikerdem

9/2/1969-1/9/1972

Gündoğdu  Üstün
Gündoğdu Üstün

2/26/1972-9/30/1976

Oktay  Işçen
Oktay Işçen

10/4/1976-12/16/1979

Ali Hikmet  Alp
Ali Hikmet Alp

2/26/1980-11/16/1983

İldeniz  Divanlıoğlu
İldeniz Divanlıoğlu

11/30/1983-5/23/1987

T. Yalım  Eralp
T. Yalım Eralp

6/4/1987-7/27/1991

Murat  Sungar
Murat Sungar

11/1/1991-9/16/1995

Sami Cansel  Onaran
Sami Cansel Onaran

11/26/1995-12/17/1997

Yusuf  Buluç
Yusuf Buluç

1/6/1998-12/16/2001

Hasan  Göğüş
Hasan Göğüş

12/31/2001-1/17/2006

Halil  Akıncı
Halil Akıncı

2/1/2006-4/30/2008

M. Levent Bilman
M. Levent Bilman

5/4/2008-2/4/2011

Burak Akçapar
Burak Akçapar

8/5/2011-12/16/2016

Şakir Özkan Torunlar
Şakir Özkan Torunlar

1/17/2017-

Monday - Friday

9:30 - 13:00 / 14:00 - 17:30

9:30-13:00 / 14:00-17:30
1/1/2018 1/1/2018 New Year's Day
1/26/2018 1/26/2018 Republic Day - India
2/14/2018 2/14/2018 Maha Shivarati
3/2/2018 3/2/2018 Holi
3/30/2018 3/30/2018 Good Friday
4/30/2018 4/30/2018 Buddha Purnima
8/15/2018 8/15/2018 Independence Day
8/22/2018 8/22/2018 Idu'l Zuha (Bakrid)
8/30/2018 8/30/2018 Turkish Victory Day
9/3/2018 9/3/2018 Janmashtami
10/2/2018 10/2/2018 Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday
10/19/2018 10/19/2018 Dussehra
10/29/2018 10/29/2018 Turkish Republic Day
11/7/2018 11/7/2018 Diwali
11/8/2018 11/8/2018 Govardhan Puja
11/9/2018 11/9/2018 Bhai Duj
11/23/2018 11/23/2018 Guru Nanak's Birthday
12/25/2018 12/25/2018 Christmas Day