New Delhi-A meeting between Union Minister for Electronics & Information Technology,Ravi Shankar Prasad and the Minister for Development of Information Technologies Uzbekistan Shuhrat Sadikov was held in iIndia for strengthening bilateral cooperation between the two countries in ICT sector.

The Uzbek side appreciated Indias achievement under the Digital India programme and expressed interest for cooperation in the area of IT-ITeS trade promotion, e-Governance, HRD and Capacity building, Telemedicine etc. Further, the Uzbek side showed keen interest in techno-park cooperation.

Union IT Minister Sh. Ravi Shankar Prasad assured his counterpart that India will provide all possible technical support from the Indian side in the digital growth of Uzbekistan. Subsequently, in presence of both the Ministers Two Memorandum of Understandings were signed.