He is an MBBS, MD Consultant Psychiatrist and practices at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). currently working as Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. Appointed Honorary Consultant to Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), 2009. Awarded the fellowship of International Medical Science Academy (FIMSA)-2009. Elected as Editor of Indian Psychiatry Society -North zone (Journal of Mental Health & Human Behavior) Oct 2010-continuing. Appointed as the Honorary Advisor for mental health to Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, 2013. Appointed as the Chairman of the Technical Committee on India-Australia Community Mental Health Development Project for Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, 2013. Awarded fellowship in Indian Association of Medico-legal Experts (IAMLE), 2014.