Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr. Narayan Khadka and Minister of External Affairs of India, Dr. S. Jaishankar held a telephone conversation Thursday evening.
The two foreign ministers exchanged best wishes on the occasion of New Year 2022 and expressed the hope for a better and a prosperous year ahead, according to a press release issued by Ministry of Foreign Affairs. “Matters related to the bilateral exchange of visits and the progress made in the implementation of development projects and post-earthquake reconstructions mainly figured during the discussion.”
The discussion focused on the friendly state of bilateral relations between Nepal and India, the Statement said. “The Foreign Minister Khadka thanked the Minister Jaishankar for the continued support and cooperation extended to Nepal, including in the fight against the COVID pandemic.” The two foreign ministers agreed to continue conversation on areas of cooperation between the two countries, adds the press release.