HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE
KATHMANDU: US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton today extended greeting to the Nepali people on the occasion of Nepali New Year and said her country looks forward to working with the Nepali people to continue to strengthen the foundations of peace and prosperity.
“On behalf of President Obama and the people of the US, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Nepal as you celebrate the New Year,” Clinton said in a press statement issued by her office.
“As Nepalis around the world reflect on the achievements of the past year and look ahead to new possibilities and opportunities, know that the United States stands with you as a steadfast friend and partner,” the US Secretary of State said in the statement.
“We look forward to working with Nepal to continue to strengthen the foundations of peace and prosperity in the years to come. Enjoy a safe and happy holiday. Naya Barshako Shubha-Kamana!,” the statement read.