Union Cabinet approves MoU between India and Afghanistan on cooperation on Police Training

Sep 29, 2017 11:46 IST

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 27 September 2017 approved Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Afghanistan on technical cooperation on police training and development.

The MoU will help in capacity building of Afghanistan National Police and improving the security apparatus in the region.

The MoU was approved for a period of 5 years from the date of signing the MoU. It can be extended for a further period of 5 years on the condition that there are no further changes or revisions.

CA eBook

India and Afghanistan enjoy friendly relations and the police personnel of Afghanistan National Police visit India regularly for training purposes in different training institutes of India. India and Afghanistan already signed an agreement on strategic partnership in October 2011.

However, at a meeting between delegates of Afghanistan and India in October 2016, Afghanistan delegates expressed their desire for assistance from India in the field of Police training, police development, law enforcement and strengthening the rule of law in Afghanistan.

In order to take this cooperation forward, both the sides agreed on this MoU through diplomatic channels.

Is this article important for exams ? Yes3 People Agreed
Read more Current Affairs on: MoU , India and Afghanistan , cooperation on Police Training

Register to get FREE updates

    All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • ajax-loader
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK