India, Bhutan sign MoU for green construction

India has signed MoU (Memorandum of understanding) with Bhutan for providing technical cooperation in infrastructure engineering in green and sustainable construction in Bhutan. The MoU was signed between India’s Central Public Works Department (CPWD) and Bhutan’s Department of Engineering Services in Thimpu. Under the MoU, CPWD will assist its Bhutanese counterpart in promoting sustainability in the built environment, capacity building through training of manpower, bench-marking in building and road sectors besides deputing engineering experts to Bhutan.