Report and Recommendation of the Legal and Technical Commission concerning the Request for Approval of Plans of Work for Exploration by the Government of India, the Institut  Française pour l’Étude et la recherché des nodules (France), Deep Ocean Resources Development Co., Ltd (Japan), Yuzhmorgeologiya (Russian Federation), China Ocean Mineral Resources Research and Development Association (China), Interoceanmetal Joint Organization (Bulgaria, Cuba, Czech Republic, Poland, Russian Federation and Slovakia) and the Government of the Republic of Korea