Alexa Cabinet approved uranium purchase for Rooppur NPP

Dhaka, Thursday   18 July 2019

Cabinet approved uranium purchase for Rooppur NPP

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:43 PM, 19 June 2019   Updated: 07:10 PM, 19 June 2019

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The Government's Cabinet Committee on purchase has approved the purchase of uranium for Rooppur nuclear power plant from Russia costs Tk 533 crore 90 lakhs .

The approval was given at a meeting of the committee at the Secretariat on Wednesday noon.

After the meeting, Additional Secretary of the Cabinet Division Nasima Begum said that this uranium will be provided thorugh the nuclear energy supply agreement of Rooppur nuclear power plant under the Inter-State Cooperation Agreement signed between Bangladesh and Russian Federation.

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