About Us SVCC Director


Mrs. Nishi Bala assumed charge as Director, Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre, High Commission of India, Suva, Fiji on 16 June 2023. 

Mrs. Nishi Bala joined Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), New Delhi (under the administrative control and funded by Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India) in 1989 as Junior Stenographer (English) and thereafter promoted to the Grades of Senior Stenographer, Assistant Programme Officer, Programme Officer and in August 2018 as Programme Director.  

At the post of Jr. Steno, Sr. Steno and Assistant Programme Officer she served in various Sections in ICCR i.e. Outgoing Cultural Delegations, Festival of India in Germany Cell, Festival of India in China Cell, Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding, Incoming Cultural Delegations, Exhibitions, Publications, Indian Cultural Centres as well as served as Personal Assistant to 6 Deputy Director Generals.  As Programme Officer and Programme Director she served in Administration, Regional Offices and Scholarships Sections.  She was Sub-Zonal Director in ICCR Sub-Zonal Office, Pune from March 2022 to May 2023.

She is Graduate (B.Com.) from University of Delhi (India)

Mrs. Nishi Bala is married to Mr. Inderjeet Ahuja and is mother of twin daughters.