The Indo-US nuclear deal, which has been given exemption by the International Atomic Energy Agency and the Nuclear Supply Group has been approved by the US Congress on Wednesday. The House of Representatives has already approved the deal.
The US Senate voted to ratify the deal by a majority of 86-13. Now the bill goes to President Bush to be signed into law.
This strategic partnership between India and the USA is expected to cope with the rising energy demand and open up a market worth billions in both the countries