Kathmandu, March 13
Indian ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri and Defence Ministe Ishwor Pokhrel have discussed bilateral military ties and ways to make cooperation more effective in the future.
Puri called on Pokhrel, who was recently appointed to the post, at his office at the Defence Ministry. During the meeting Puri also congratulated Pokhrel on his new stint.
Minister Pokhrel told Puri that Nepal is thankful for all the capacity-enhancement support the Indian government has been providing to the Nepali Army. He hoped that similar support would continue in the future.
Puri told Pokhrel that the Indian government recognises the role the Nepali Army has played at the international arena and New Delhi will continue its support to the Nepali Army.
Source: Online Khabar (ENG)
Indian ambassador Singh, Defence Minister Pokhrel discuss military ties