Indian Minister Swaraj calls on Prez Bhandari

KATHMANDU: Visiting Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on President Bidya Devi Bhandari at the latter’s office in Sheetal Niwas on Thursday.

In the meeting, Indian Minister Swaraj discussed strengthening the bilateral relations that Nepal and India share.

High level officials including the ambassadors of both the countries were present in the meeting.

Swaraj arrived in Kathmandu to take part in the in the 15th ministerial meeting of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC).