PM Dahal holds discussion with ex-PMs ahead of India visit

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who is leaving for India on Thursday, held a discussion with former Prime Ministers on Tuesday.

During a meeting held at the Prime Minister’s official residence in Baluwatar today, PM Dahal was urged to utilise the visit as an opportunity to take the bilateral relations to a new height and ensure the enforcement of bilateral treaties and agreements.

The former Prime Ministers also expressed their hope that PM Dahal’s visit would be successful in further consolidating such bilateral ties.

Former Prime Ministers Sher Bahadur Deuba, Dr Baburam Bhattarai, Madhav Kumar Nepal and Lokendra Bahadur Chand were present in the meeting.

Talking to media persons after the meeting, Deuba, who is also the President of Nepali Congress, said that he suggested the PM for focusing his India visit on taking the bilateral relations to a new height in the present changing scenario.

He stressed the need of effective enforcement of the past bilateral agreements.