Envoys meet Speaker

KATHMANDU: Pakistani ambassador to Nepal and Australian ambassador to Nepal have separately met Speaker of the Parliament Onsari Gharti at the latter’s office in Singha Durbar on Wednesday.

Congratulating the newly elected Speaker Onsari, the two envoys pledged their support for the development of Nepal, according to the Legislature-Parliament Secretariat.

On the occasion, ambassadors White and Khosa spoke of the need to promote exchange of visits of officials between their respective countries and Nepal, stating that the high-ranking officials of their countries were keen to study the legislative practices in Nepal.

In response, Speaker Gharti hailed the contribution of both the countries to he social and economic development of Nepal.

She also expressed her gratitude towards the both countries for coming to the aid of Nepal following the devastating April 25 earthquake.