In new Delhi has died, the Ambassador of Russia in India

Alexander Kadakin

In new Delhi due to illness on 68-m to year of life has died the Russian Ambassador to India Alexander Kadakin. About the Agency RIA Novosti reported the Russian Embassy.

“At the head of the Russian diplomatic mission he worked from November 2009. All the diplomatic career of Alexander kadakina since 1971, was closely associated with the development of Russian-Indian relations”, — said the Embassy.

Diplomatic work and life of Alexander kadakina were closely associated with India. His work towards India was very difficult, because after the collapse of the Soviet Union, relations between Moscow and new Delhi were in crisis. Kadakin, along with other professionals-ancient India worked actively on the fact that the country has reached such a level of strategic partnership, where they are currently.

In 1972, Alexander Kadakin graduated from Moscow state University, then began the diplomatic service. From 1992 to 1997 he was Ambassador of Russia in Nepal. Two years later he held his first trip as head of the Russian diplomatic mission in India. From 2005 to 2009 was the Ambassador of Russia in Sweden. In October 2009, again headed the Russian diplomatic mission in India.

The diplomat was a member of the Russian Academy of natural Sciences, bilingual in English, French, Romanian, Hindi and Urdu.