Nepal | September 25, 2020

China visit will be successful, hopes PM

THT Online
Share Now:
PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal with former ministers, experts in Baluwatar

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal in a meeting with former prime ministers, ministers and experts at his residence in Baluwatar, on Thursday, March 23, 2017. Photo Courtesy: PM’s Secretariat

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has stated that his week-long visit to China would further strengthen the bilateral relationship between two neighbours.

PM Dahal stated so after a meeting with his predecessors and other experts today at his residence in Baluwatar to collect their opinions about the agendas of the visit.

Former prime ministers including Sher Bahadur Deuba, Madhav Kumar Nepal, Jhalanath Khanal, former foreign affairs ministers Ram Sharan Mahat and Ramesh Nath Pandey, experts Tanka Karki, Rajeshwor Acharya, Rajesh Kaji Shrestha, Chandra Dhakal, Hari Bhakta Sharma among others were present in the meeting.

The attendees advised PM Dahal to win the confidence and enhance goodwill that has waned at present.

PM Dahal thanked all for their valuable suggestions and assured them to make the visit a success, the PM’s Secretariat informed.

The PM will leave for China today to attend the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2017 in Hainan province.

PM Dahal is scheduled to address the Conference being held with the theme ‘Globalisation and Free Trade: The Asian Perspective’ on March 23-26.


Follow The Himalayan Times on Twitter and Facebook

Recommended Stories:

More from The Himalayan Times:

Chinese encroachment in Humla? China denies it, so does MoFA

Buildings have been built at a distance of around two kilometres from the border in Lapcha Limi area of Namkha Rural Municipality in Humla: NC lawmaker Rangamati Shahi KATHMANDU, SEPTEMBER 23 China has allegedly built at least nine buildings on Nepali land near Nepal-China border in Humla distri Read More...

Supreme Court tells government not to induct Gautam in Cabinet

KATHMANDU, SEPTEMBER 23 The Supreme Court today ordered the government not to induct Bamdev Gautam in the Cabinet or assign him any such post till the apex court issued another order in the case. Gautam was recently nominated to the National Assembly by the president on the government’s recommend Read More...

Overnight wait for PCR test for scores

KATHMANDU, SEPTEMBER 23 Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital at Teku has been seeing a surge in the number of people visiting the hospital for polymerase chain reaction test. The number of people visiting the hospital for the tests has drastically increased after the government al Read More...

Surge in covid patients requiring ventilator support across Nepal

KATHMANDU, SEPTEMBER 23 There has been a steady rise in the number of patients, who need ventilator support and intensive care in the course of treatment of the coronavirus disease, across the country. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 43 persons have been given ventilator ca Read More...

Mountaineer Ang Rita Sherpa cremated

KATHMANDU, SEPTEMBER 23 Hundreds of government officials, mountaineers, fellow Sherpa guides and supporters gathered in Nepal today to mourn the veteran guide who scaled Mount Everest 10 times without supplimentary oxygen. The body of Ang Rita was cremated today according to Buddhist ritua Read More...

Rainfall likely to continue for three more days

KATHMANDU, SEPTEMBER 23 The Meteorological Forecasting Division has predicted moderate to heavy rainfall with thunder and lightning throughout the country till Saturday. “A low-pressure area is now located over Chhattisgarh state of India and is advancing to the west and north-west of Nepal, Read More...

Government issues procedure to establish information, record centre at local levels

KATHMANDU, SEPTEMBER 23 The Government of Nepal has issued ‘Procedure on Establishment and Operation of Information and Records Centre’ for local levels. The procedure will come into effect after it is passed by the executive of the concerned local unit. It aims to make the service deliver Read More...

Six cops to face music

RAUTAHAT, SEPTEMBER 23 The probe committee formed to launch an inquiry into the death of Bijaya Ram of Garuda Municipality, Rautahat, has recommended action against six policemen, including SP Rabiraj Khadka. Police had arrested Bijaya and six others on August 16 in connection with the murder Read More...