Prez Pranab Mukherjee is back home after a 5-day visit to Norway and Finland during which he signed a number of agreements on peaceful use of nuclear energy and defence cooperation. Pranab Mukherjee also became the first Indian President to visit Santa Claus’s official workplace and meet him personally. During his Oslo visit, India and Norway signed over a dozen pacts to improve cooperation in defence, science and technology, education and other sectors.
With Finland, India has signed an agreement for nuclear cooperation. The cooperation between the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board of India and the Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority of Finland will ensure cooperation in nuclear radiation safety and regulation on exchange of personnel related to peaceful nuclear energy.