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During Rajnath Singh's two-day visit, three MoUs in the fields of exclusive economic zone surveillance, sharing of white shipping information and hydrography wil be signed . Ttwo fast interceptor boats and 44 Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs) will also be be handed over to Mozambique. [File photo: National Herald]
India’s Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Mozambique from July 28 to 30 on his first overseas visit since taking charge of the Ministry.
“Three MoUs in the fields of exclusive economic zone surveillance, sharing of white shipping information and hydrography would be signed during the visit to further strengthen and expand bilateral Defence cooperation,” the Indian Ministry of Defence said on Friday.
Two fast interceptor boats and 44 Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs) would be handed over to Mozambique, it said.
Mr. Singh will meet the President of Mozambique Filipe Nyusi, his counterpart, Anatanásio Mtumuke, and the Foreign and Interior Ministers, José Pacheco and Basilio Monteiro. He will be accompanied by Defence Secretary Sanjay Mitra and other officials of the Ministries of Defence and External Affairs.Source: The Hindu