In response to the media queries regarding the “2023 edition of the standard map of China” released on 28 August 2023, the Official Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs clarified:
Nepal stands firm and clear on its political and administrative map unanimously approved by the Parliament of Nepal in 2020. The Government of Nepal unequivocally believes that this map must be respected by our neighbors as well as the international community.
Nepal remains committed to resolve the boundary matters through dialogues and diplomacy.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Singha Durbar, Kathmandu
1 September 2023