About Us Indian Community in Azerbaijan

The Indian community in Azerbaijan comprises of about one thousand persons, including professionals employed with international companies in the oil and gas sectors, businessmen engaged in commodities trading, catering and restaurant business and construction workers on short-term contracts.  There are two Indian  associations,  viz.,  Indian  Association  Azerbaijan  (IAA)  and  Baku  Malyalee  Association (BMA) which work in close association with the Embassy of India in Baku. They regularly hold social events to celebrate major Indian festivals and events. The Indian community which is in the 4th/5th place in Azerbaijan, in terms of numerical strength, is very active both professionally and socially and has integrated well with the local population.