The last date was over recently and seven applications have been received. The idea is now to consult each of them and thereafter make a framework for calling tenders ie for creating RFQ / RFP documents.
This is a very transparent and innovative method of introducing new technology. We are trying it for the first time. I explained this briefly to the British Delegation when they came to Hidco Bhavan today afternoon. A photo:
|Me, Minister Hakim & John Nutt are at the far end|
Here is a photo taken today morning at the Oberoi Grand:
|Me, UK Minister Mr Eric Pickles, Minister Hakim, Mr Wadhwani|
Here is a clipping from today's Times of India: