Yechury, Prez in talks

KATHMANDU: Senior member of the Communist party Sitaram Yechury of India, who is in Nepal for a three-day official visit called on President Dr. Ram Baran Yadav at the latter's office office Shital Niwas on Monday.

They discussed the various issues regarding the peace process, statue drafting and the current political condition of Nepal.

Earlier he also met UCPN-Maoist Foreign Department chief Krishna Bahadur Mahara.

He is scheduled to meet NC president Girija Prasad Koirala also.