New Delhi: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov held online talks on March 6 with the Minister of External Affairs of the Republic of India Dr S. Jaishankar in the format of a meeting of the co-chairs of the Intergovernmental Russian-Indian Commission on trade, economic, scientific, technical and cultural cooperation.
With the participation of the relevant government bodies of the two countries, the results of the activities of the working groups in the field of industry, energy, agriculture, pharmaceuticals, finance, and civil aviation were summed up.
“The reports of the working groups clearly demonstrate how extensive the agenda of Russian-Indian relations is. This once again confirms the importance of the Intergovernmental Commission for the systematic study of the entire range of areas of cooperation”, noted Manturov.
An agreement was reached to hold a full-scale meeting of the Commission in India in April this year.