India and Uzbekistan inks 9 Agreements to strengthen strategic partnership

Highlights:

  • Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev co-chaired the virtual Summit held between the two countries, to strengthen strategic partnership among them.
  • India and Uzbekistan signed nine Agreements and Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) in various areas including in the field of:
  • Solar Energy.
  • Digital Technologies.
  • High Impact Community Development Projects.
  • Trade, Economic and Investment Cooperation.
  • Defence and Security.
  • Civil Nuclear Energy.
  • Connectivity.
  • The Government of India also approved a US $448 million Line of Credit for four developmental projects in Uzbekistan in the fields of road construction, sewerage treatment and information technology.