Subrahmanyam Jaishankar Age, Caste, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Profession Diplomat
Famous For Union Minister of External Affairs
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet inches– 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 65 kg
in pounds– 143 lbs
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Grey
Diplomatic Career
Service Indian Foreign Service
Batch 1977
Major Designation(s) 1979: First Secretary at Indian Mission in Moscow, Russia
1985: First Secretary at Indian Embassy in Washington, D.C.
1988: Political adviser to the Indian Peacekeeping Force (IPKF) and the First Secretary at Indian Mission in Sri Lanka
1996: Deputy Chief of Mission at the Indian Embassy in Tokyo
2000: India’s ambassador to the Czech Republic
2004: Joint Secretary (America) at the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi
2007: India’s High Commissioner to Singapore
2009: India’s longest serving Ambassador to China with a tenure of four and a half years
2013: India’s Ambassador to the United States in September 2013
2015: Foreign Secretary of India
Awards, Honours, Achievements Honoured with the Padma Shri in 2019 by the Narendra Modi Government
Personal Life
Date of Birth 9 January 1955
Age (as in 2018) 64 Years
Birthplace New Delhi
Zodiac sign Capricorn
Nationality Indian
Hometown New Delhi
School Air Force Central School, New Delhi
College/University • St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi
• Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi
Educational Qualification • Graduation from St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi
• MA in Political Science & International Relations with specialization in Nuclear Diplomacy from JNU, New Delhi
Religion Hinduism
Caste Brahmin
Food Habit Vegetarian
Relationships & More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Marriage Date Not Known
Wife/Spouse Kyoko Jaishankar
Children Sons– 2
• Dhruva Jaishankar

• Arjun Jaishankar
Daughter– Medha Jaishankar

Parents Father– K. Subrahmanyan (Civil Services)

Mother– Sulochana

Siblings Brother– 2
• Sanjay Subramanyan (Historian)

• S. Vijay Kumar (Former Rural Development Secretary of India)

Sister– None

Money Factor
Salary (approx.) Rs.1 Lac + Additional Allowances (as Cabinet Minister)

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