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Cabinet clears MoU with Norway for Geological Surveys
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Cabinet clears MoU with Norway for Geological Surveys

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New Delhi, Feb 28 : The Union Cabinet on Thursday gave ex-post facto approval to the Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) between India and Norway for undertaking non-intrusive Geological Surveys and Investigations.

The MoU was signed on 6th September 2018, said Union Minister Arun Jaitley briefing reporters after the meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

The MoU entails collaboration between the National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (NHIDCL) and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI), Oslo for facilitating a mechanism to work on mutually agreed progressive and supportive activities for further development and improvement of road infrastructure projects in the country, particularly in the North Eastern Regions. UNI