India, Bhutan reaffirm commitment to hydropower cooperation


India, Bhutan reaffirm commitment to hydropower cooperation

As India and Bhutan mark 50 years of diplomatic ties this year, the two sides reaffirmed their commitment to cooperation in the hydropower sector during a meeting between Prime Minster Narendra Modi and his Bhutanese counterpart Tshering Tobgay here on Friday.

“The two Prime Ministers reviewed the bilateral economic and hydro-power co-operation, including the progress in implementation of the on-going GoI-assisted-hydro-electric projects in Bhutan.

” the External Affairs Ministry said in a statement. “They agreed that the robust partnership in the hydropower sector was mutually beneficial,” it stated.

“They reaffirmed their commitment to further strengthen collaboration in the hydro-power sector in the spirit of close friendship and co-operation that characterize relations between India and Bhutan.” Read More

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