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India Offers Telecom Support to Turkmenistan

New Delhi: September 18,2012

India has assured Turkmenistan of all cooperation in ICT to the mutual benefit of both the countries.

In his key note address at the inaugural session of TurkmenTEL 2012 at the Turkmenistan capital Ashgabat yesterday, the Minister for Communications & IT and HRD, Sh Kapil Sibal, recalling the historical ties between India and Turkmenistan, emphasized the need for regional cooperation to uplift the social and economic status of the people in the region. Sh Sibal shared the success story of Indian Telecom Sector and gave an overview of the spectrum of policy initiatives in India’s National Telecom Policy 2012.

The Minister said India could extend cooperation to Turkmenistan in the fields of e-health, e-education and e-governance services. Turkmenistan can be connected to Indian Universities through National Knowledge Network and students sitting in Turkmenistan can directly be part of academic sessions in various disciplines in India.

Sh Sibal invited the Turkmenistan Minister and his delegation to participate in India Telecom 2012 in Delhi, from 13 to 15 December 2012, as the event could be an excellent platform for further cementing mutual cooperation and for promoting ICT and its eco system in the region.

Sh Kapil Sibal is on a two-day official visit to Turkmenistan to participate in the International Conference on ICT. During his visit to this Central Asian Country, he is also scheduled to meet key Ministers of Education & IT, and Transport and Communications.

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