Israel's Consul-General David Akov visits Indore to boost ties with Madhya Pradesh

Indore: Israel's Consul-General David Akov on Monday visited the city and Pithampur Industrial Area in adjoining Dhar district to explore bilateral ties with Madhya Pradesh in different sectors.

File image of David Akov.

File image of David Akov.

"Israel and MP can exchange technology and knowledge in agriculture, water management, health and urban development," Akov said.

He also visited the Indian Institute of Management, Indore.

"Israel has expertise in recycling and treating water. We want to share our long experience in water management with Madhya Pradesh. We want to help the Indian government in smart city project as well," Akov added.

Recently Prime Minister Narendra Modi had visited Israel.

Describing Modi's visit to Israel as "very successful", Akov said it has cemented the bond between both the nations.

He also Modi's visit will boost trade between the two countries.

Akov said currently around $5 billion trade takes place between the two nations.

Updated Date: Jul 17, 2017 21:48 PM

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