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Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits BARC

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai on Monday (July 21).

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai on Monday (July 21). Seen here, the PM along with Secretary DAE and Chairman, AEC, R.K Sinha at an exhibition, which took place at the renowned research centre. (Source: PTI)

During his visit, the Prime Minister told the scientific fraternity that societal benefits and applications should be the face of the nuclear energy programme in India. (Source: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also stressed that technology transfer to India was a vital element of his vision for international partnership. (Source: PTI)

Modi spoke about the importance of ensuring nuclear energy as commercially viable and competitive with other sources of clean energy in the long run. (Source: PTI)

Narendra Modi visited various facilities at BARC and the Dhruva reactor and saw an exhibition on societal applications at BARC. He also interacted with top officials and scientists at the centre. (Source: PTI)