India and Kuwait Monday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on bilateral medical cooperation to boost healthcare, a government statement said. "The union health secretary P.K. Pradhan, on behalf of Government of India, signed an MoU with the State of Kuwait on Medical Cooperation. Ibrahim Alabdelhadi on behalf of the Ministry of Health, Government of Kuwait," the statement said. While there is a considerable number of nurses and doctors employed in Kuwait, the pact aims at laying down institutional framework for developing medical cooperation between the two countries.