India offers U.S. expertise in large scale disasters
The Telegraph reported yesterday that India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has offered the United States five million dollars, a Russian-built military transport plane loaded with large water purification systems both for households and communities and critical medical supplies, as well as their expertise in dealing with large-scale disasters. India's ambassador to the U.S., Ronen Sen, stated: "We recall the very close cooperation between India and the U.S. to provide succour and support to the tsunami-affected countries in the Indian Ocean region."
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