Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dimitry Rogozin arrived in New Delhi recently on a one-day visit to attend IRIGC-TEC meeting. India and Russia agreed to work closely in various sectors, including security, nuclear energy, and disaster management.
In a joint media statement after India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission (IRIGC) meeting in New Delhi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj stated that the progress made in the implementation of agreements signed between the two countries in Goa last year during the BRICS Summit was discussed. She also said Ministries, Department, and private sector are coming together to celebrate the 70th year of Indo-Russian diplomatic relations.
Important Takeaways from above News for BOB PO Exam-
- The official name for Russia is the Russian Federation
- Lake Baikal, the world’s oldest and deepest freshwater lake is in Russia
- Dmitry Medvedev is the current PM of Russia
- The capital of Russia is Moscow and its currency is Russian ruble.
Source- Air World Service
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