Meeting between Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Foreign Minister of Nepal Pradeep Kumar Gyawali

Issue: Aero India 2021 Special

The Foreign Minister of Nepal Pradeep Kumar Gyawali called on Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on January 16. The Foreign Minister is in India for the 6th India-Nepal Joint Commission Meeting. During his interaction the Foreign Minister conveyed his greetings from the leadership of Nepal and expressed his desire to deepen the bilateral relations. He also expressed thanks for all the assistance provided by India. The Defence Minister reciprocated the sentiment and emphasised that India-Nepal relations are underpinned by unique people-to-people linkages. Both the dignitaries expressed their satisfaction at the excellent militaryto- military cooperation. Defence Minister stated that India is ready to provide Humanitarian Assistance & Disaster Relief training & capacity building of Nepal.