BIS signed MoU with IIT-D on standardisation and conformity assessment

The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has signed MoU with the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-D) to collaborate in the field of standardisation and conformity assessment.
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Updated: Apr 07, 2019 09:00:03 am

BIS signed MoU with IIT-D on standardisation and conformity assessment

07 April 2019 Current Affairs:

The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has signed MoU with the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-D) to collaborate in the field of standardisation and conformity assessment. The MoU was signed by IIT Delhi Director Professor V Ramgopal Rao and Director General of BIS Surina Rajan. 
According to the MoU, IIT Delhi will provide infrastructure support for research and development projects of relevance to standardisation and BIS will provide financial support to IIT Delhi for projects.
Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS):
Formed: 1986
Headquarters: Manak Bhawan, Delhi
Director General: Surina Rajan
Functions under: Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution
♦ BIS is the National Standard Body of India established under the BIS Act 2016

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