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Cabinet approves agreement between India and Brazil on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Cabinet approves agreement between India and Brazil on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 22 Jan 2020, 11:01 am

New Delhi/IBNS: The Union Cabinet, which was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval for the Agreement between the Republic of India and the Federative Republic of Brazil on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters has to be signed.

The Agreement aims to enhance effectiveness of both the countries in investigation and prosecution of crime through cooperation and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters, read a government statement.

In the context of transnational crime and its linkages to terrorism, the proposed Agreement will provide a broad legal framework for bilateral cooperation with the Federative Republic of Brazil in investigation and prosecution of crime as well as in tracing, restraint and confiscation of proceeds and instruments of crime as well as the fund meant to finance terrorist acts.