Union Minister Pralhad Joshi Monday held talks on boosting crucial mineral mining cooperation with Canadian officers on Monday, the federal government mentioned, amid tense diplomatic relations between the 2 international locations.
Union Minister for Coal and Mines Minister Pralhad Joshi “resolved to strengthen the supply-chain of crucial minerals” in talks with Ranj Pillai, the premier of Canada’s Yukon Territory, the federal government mentioned in an announcement.
The assertion didn’t specify the crucial minerals underneath dialogue however talked about that Yukon’s main mineral assets embody lead, zinc, silver, gold, asbestos, iron, and copper.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi raised robust issues about anti-India actions in Canada with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the sidelines of a G20 summit in New Delhi earlier this month.
For its half, Canada paused talks on a proposed commerce treaty with India. Canadian Commerce Minister Mary Ng is also suspending a deliberate commerce mission to India.
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