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His Beijing visit is likely to resonate in Kathmandu’s relations with Delhi.
Leaders of the ruling coalition are sending confusing and contradictory signals.
Nepal’s Chief of Army Staff General Rajendra Chhetri was in Dehradun to review a passing out parade at Indian Military Academy. A total of 457 gentlemen cadets, including 74 from seven friendly countries, passed out from IMA.
K P Oli is under pressure from the erstwhile Maoist side to grant general amnesty to all its leaders and workers for human right violation cases during the decade-long war that the Maoists fought from 1996.
Ethnic sherpas, renowned for their endurance and experience at high altitudes, serve as guides for many foreign mountaineers attempting to climb the highest Himalayan peaks.
The bus entered from Gorakhpur and travelled along the Sant Kabeernagar highway after which it was received by district and police officials and escorted to Ayodhya.
PM Modi said, “I am glad to be here in Janakpur. I am here to pay respects to King Janak and Mata Janaki. I thank the PM of Nepal Shri Oli for accompanying me during this visit to Janakpur.”
Modi in Nepal Highlights: Prime Minister Modi on Thursday described his two-day visit to Nepal as a reflection of his government’s commitment to “neighbourhood first” policy, and said as the Himalayan state entered a new era, India would continue to remain its steadfast partner.
It is crucial for secularists in Nepal to define it.
Government seems unwilling to take unpopular measures in public interest.
The blast happened in Biratnagar town, near the Indian border, 200 km southeast of the capital, Kathmandu, late on Monday, police official Tilak Shrestha told Reuters.
The security around the blast site has been upped after the incident. Meanwhile, security sources in New Delhi citing inputs from Nepal said a small explosion took place at Biratnagar at the Indian Embassy consulate office.
The Nepal police is investigating the cause of the blast. More details are awaited.
While connectivity was the focus of the outcomes between the two sides, agriculture was another new area of cooperation. Oli told Modi that he was keen to explore cooperation in the field of agriculture, especially in technology modernisation and organic farming.