Kathmandu, May 4 – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is paying a state visit to Nepal oncoming May 11-12 at the invitation of Nepal’s Prime Minister K. P. Sharma Oli.
The Prime Minister of India will be accorded a ceremonial welcome at Tundikhel in Kathmandu on 11 May 2018. The visiting dignitary will also inspect guard of honour.
During the visit, the Prime Minister of India will pay call on President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun. Indian PM Modi will hold official talks with Prime Minister Oli on 11 May 2018 and exchange views on matters of mutual interest. They will jointly lay the foundation stone of Arun-3 Hydropower Project.
Similarly, Indian PM Modi will also talk to Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali.
During his stay in Nepal, Prime Minister Modi will visit Janakpur and Muktinath. He will attend civic receptions to be organized in his honour by Kathmandu Metropolitan City and Janakpur Sub-Metropolitan City in Kathmandu and Janakpur respectively.
This will be his third visit to Nepal as the Prime Minister of India. Earlier, he visited Nepal twice in 2014.