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Young Russian and Indian scientists took part in online conference

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Young Russian and Indian scientists took part in online conference


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Bilateral relations and internal development of Russia and India became the focus of discussion at the International online conference of young scientists. More than 80 representatives of the leading universities of two countries joined it, the Russian House in New Delhi writes on its Facebook page.

The three-day conference was timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty on Peace, Friendship and Cooperation between the USSR and India. The Eurasian Foundation, the Center for Indian Studies of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Rossotrudnichestvo office in India acted as its organizers.

Politicians, historians, experts, scientists from more than 10 universities and research institutions took part in the discussion of bilateral relations. Ambassador of India to Russia Venkatesh Varma also joined the meeting. 

The ambassador noted that India remembered and highly appreciated the support of the USSR, as the treaty stimulated the development of mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries.

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