The Ministry of Health and Population and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of India signed a Memorandum of Understanding for reciprocal recognition of Covid-19 certificate between two countries, on Tuesday.

Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Ambassador of India to Nepal and Dr Roshan Pokhrel, Secretary at MoHP signed the MoU in the presence of Health minister Virodh Khatiwada, at a ceremony organised at the Ministry of Health today.

"This Memorandum of Understanding, is a significant step in easing travel for fully COVID-19 vaccinated travellers of both countries and marks another milestone in robust COVID-19 related cooperation and coordination between India and Nepal," claimed the statement issued by the Indian Embassy.