Kathmandu, February 21:

The Indian Embassy and International Hindi Council-Nepal (IHC-N) jointly organised a seminar on the relation between Hindi and other languages in Nepal to mark the World Hindi Day today.

Inaugurating the seminar, Indian Ambassador to Nepal Shiv Shankar Mukherjee said exchange of languages and cultures will help strengthen ties between the countries.

Speakers, including former PM Lokendra Bahadur Chand, highlighted the relation among Hindi, Nepali, Maithali, Newari, and Urdu languages.