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August 28, 1956
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Approved For Release 2000/08/27 : CIA-RDP78-01634RDOW, 00030077- A ING TELEGRAM Department of State 2 OFFICIAL USE ONLY .ction Control: 17445 DCL Recd ; August 28, 1956 FROM: New Delhi 9:18 p.rii. Info RMR TO: Secretary of State A NO: 524, August 27, 7 pm REP OLI FOR COMMERCE CIA ICA Charge discussed with Raj Bahadur, minister in GOI communications, latter's recent US trip. Bahadur exhibited special interest in use of micro-wave equipment which he had discussed in US with representatives of International General Electric and Westinghouse. On return Bahadur said he had suggested to his engineers possible employment such equipment in India. Engineers not ene`rally receptive, arguing micro-wave technique uneco- nomic but Bahadur apparently willing pursue proposal further. He toa..d charge, however, he lacked technical background data and asked if any US manufacturers of micro-wave equipment willing send representatives to India to dttscuss matter farther, pre- ferably before mid-October. Commerce may wL-,h.inform US manu- facturers of this opportunity. Embassy will bring matter attention local representatives US firms and will transmit despatch soonest on Bahadur comments US trip. a 9f F7' UNLESS "UNCLASSIFIED" OFFICIAL TJSE ONLY REPRODUCTION FROM THIS Approved For Release - -01634R00030dj0tf TED. State Dept. declassification & release instructions on file