Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Nepal
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Kathmandu, Nepal as a part of 18th SARRC Summit.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Kathmandu, Nepal from 27 November to 28 November 2014. He visited Nepal as a part of 18th SARRC Summit.
During his visit, Prime Minister Modi also had bilateral interactions with all six leaders of SAARC member countries to develop closer neighbourly ties, except Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
He had meeting with Prime Minister of Nepal Sushil Koirala and both the leaders witnessed the signing of many memorandums of understanding (MoU) and agreements between India and Nepal that includes on tourism, youth exchange, and a motor vehicle agreement.
He also held bilateral talks with the other five leaders countries includes Prime Minister of Bhutan Tshering Tobgay, Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina, President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani , President of Maldives Abdulla Yameen and President of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also urged the SAARC countries to fulfil the pledge taken by them to combat terror and trans-national crimes. He also reminded the terror attack in Mumbai in 2008 and asked to work together to combat terrorism.
Prime Minister Modi has invited Bhutan Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay to visit India, in January 2015 in view of Vibrant Gujarat event.
At the end PM Narendra Mondi met Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif and broke the ice. The two leaders during the whole summit spent cold shouldering each other.