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India-Japan agreement for cooperation in peaceful uses of nuclear energy comes into effect

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New Delhi [India]: The India-Japan agreement for cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy entered into force on Thursday after the exchange of diplomatic notes between Indian Foreign Secretary Dr. S. Jaishankar and Japanese Ambassador to India Kenji Hiramatsu.

The agreement was signed last year on November 11 in Tokyo during the visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Japan.

This agreement is a reflection of the strategic partnership between India and Japan and will pave the way for enhanced cooperation in energy security and clean energy.


The agreement seeks to promote full cooperation between the two countries in the development and uses of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes on a stable, reliable and predictable basis.