H.E. Mr. Vinay Kumar
Date of Birth – 23/08/1969
Educational Qualification: Bachelor of Technology (Honours)
Ambassador Kumar assumed the charge of the post of Ambassador of India to Afghanistan on 19 April 2018.
Ambassador Kumar joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1992. He has served in various capacities in Tashkent, Bishkek, Ottawa, Warsaw, Tehran, Permanent Mission of India in New York and Kathmandu.
He has also served in the headquarters of the Ministry of External Affairs in various capacities in territorial as well as service departments.
Ambassador Kumar is married to Iona Sinha. They have two daughters.