New Delhi [India], April 7 (NT): Prime Minister of Nepal KP Sharma Oli, who is on a three-day visit to India, was accorded a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan on Saturday.
“Friendship is most important & there is no comparison with friendship. Any treaty any agreement, everything starts with friendship. With our neighbours, particularly with India, we first expect friendship”, Nepal PM KP Oli at Rashtrapati Bhavan
President Ram Nath Kovind will later hold talks with the Nepal Prime Minister to discuss upon a range of bilateral issues to fortify India-Nepal ties.
Further External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will schedule to have a detailed discussion with Oli at Rashtrapati Bhawan regarding the foreign policy and some mutual interest issues. Later the Nepal Prime Minister will lay a wreath at Mahatma Gandhi's samadhi Raj Ghat.
Nepalese PM is also scheduled to hold discussions with the delegation-level officers of India at the Hyderabad House. Some of the important development projects will be inaugurated at the House followed by an interaction with the press as MEA informed.
PM Oli will meet Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu at his residence in the afternoon. He is also programmed to meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh at Rashtrapati Bhawan in the evening. (NT)