Khabarindiaonline: President Ram Nath Kovind, who is Czech Republic on the last leg of 3-nation Europe tour, met Prime Minister Andrej Babis of Czech Republic.
The two leaders discussed closer defence and business relations and the scope for Czech manufacturing companies to partner with India.
Earlier on Friday, India and the Czech Republic signed five agreements as part of President Kovind’s visit.
These agreements are Cooperation between Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, India, and the Czech Academy of Sciences, A visa waiver agreement for diplomatic passport holders, A work plan to support Indo-Czech projects in diverse areas of science and technology, with the Department of Science and Technology taking the lead from the Indian side; Cooperation in laser technology between ELI Beamlines and the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, and Cooperation between the Haryana Agricultural University and the Czech University of Life Sciences. ( Source: DD NEWS ).