Norwegian ambassador concerned over post-earthquake reconstruction

KATHMANDU: Norwegian Ambassador to Nepal Kjell Tormod Pettersen on Thursday expressed his concerns over the progress of post-earthquake reconstruction works in Nepal.

Petterson expressed his concern in a meeting with Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal at Singhadurbar today.

Meanwhile, the envoy also discussed economic status of Nepal, the PM's Secretariat said in a statement today.

On behalf of the Norwegian Government, Petterson also said it would continue to extend its support to Nepal in the implementation of Constitution, achieved after decades-long wait.

Dahal thanked Petterson for the support the Norwegian Government had extended to Nepal till date.