Press Release on telephone conversation between the Foreign Minister of Nepal and the Minister of External Affairs of India

Press Release

Minister for Foreign Affairs, Honorable Dr. Narayan Khadka and Minister of External Affairs of India, His Excellency Dr. S. Jaishankar held a telephone conversation this afternoon.

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.

During the conversation, the two ministers held discussions on the friendly state of bilateral relations. Matters related to the bilateral exchange of visits and the progress made in the implementation of development projects and  post-earthquake reconstructions were discussed during the occasion.

The Foreign Minister of Nepal thanked the External Affairs Minister of India 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.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
6 January 2022