On November 7, 2011 as requested by Co-Chairman of RISTC Joint Board, Vice-President of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Academician S.M. Aldoshin, Mrs. L.I. Kornaukhova delivered a short report on the start of the activities of the Russian-Indian Scientific and Technological Centre at the meeting of the Board of Directors of RAS Institutes. Before the meeting an informational letter signed by Academician S.M. Aldoshin was sent to all RAS Institutes.