The Embassy

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    Embassy of Sweden New Delhi. Photo: Åke E:son Lindman

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    Embassy of Sweden New Delhi. Photo: Åke E:son Lindman

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    Embassy of Sweden New Delhi. Photo: Åke E:son Lindman

Welcome to the Embassy of Sweden in New Delhi, India.

The Embassy of Sweden in New Delhi is responsible for the Swedish Honorary Consulates in India (Kolkata, Chennai and Mumbai), Nepal (Kathmandu) and the Maldives (Malé).

The Ambassador in New Delhi is also accredited to Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives.

Sweden has had diplomatic relations with India since Her independence in 1947.

The present Chancery, Ambassador's residence and staff accomodation were designed by the prominent Swedish architects Sune Lindström and Jöran Curman. The 40,000 square metres greenspace was landscaped by Walter Bauer.

The buildings were inaugurated in November 1959 in the presence of the Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.

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