To provide platform for the promotion of Korean studies in India, Researchers’ Association for the Study of Korea organised All India 11th Rask International Seminar at Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi.

The theme was Act East: Transitions in India’s Engagement with South Korea, where scholars from eminent universities of India and Korea participated and shared their experiences and research papers.

The seminar included discussions and debates not only based on India and South Korea but also the current security focused issues related to North Korea, China and overall North East Asian region.

Yoon Young Kwan, the eminent scholar and former foreign minister of South Korea, talked about the problems of North Korea.

During the seminar a book India-Korea Relations: Forging a Multidimensional Partnership edited by Sushila Narsimhan and Kim Do-young was also released by the dignitaries