President Sirisena meets Nepali Prime Minister at UNGA
2017-Sep-22 | By News Admin

Nepal's Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba commended President Maithripala Sirisena’s commitment regarding the activities of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) and said that he deserves all SAARC countries’ gratitude on this regard.

He made these remarks at a meeting held with President Maithripala Sirisena, yesterday to coincide with the 72nd sessions of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

President Sirisena emphasized the need of taking forward the activities of the SAARC continuously without any hindrance and further said that he held talks with the Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan to further strengthening the activities of SAARC.

Two leaders paid their attention to further strengthen bilateral relations at a time where Sri Lanka and Nepal are celebrating the 60th anniversary of establishing bilateral relations between the two countries.

The two leaders discussed to further broaden economic, trade and cultural relationships through a new dimension.

Nepal’s Prime Minister pledged his country’s continuous support to Sri Lanka and said that he recalled his country's support to Sri Lanka in the UN Human Rights Council.       

Sources : dailynews