KATHMANDU — China’s Minister for State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television Cai Fuchao called on Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday.
During the meeting held at the prime minister’s official residence in Baluwatar, the duo discussed about mutual interests and bilateral relation, read a statement issued by the Prime Minister’s Secretariat.
During the meeting, Cai Fuchao said that the meeting held between PM Oli and President Xi Jinping during former’s visit to China would promote fortify the relationship between the two nations.
On the occasion, PM Oli informed the Chinese minister that a high-level task force has been formed to implement the agreements signed with China during his visit to northern neighbor, the statement read.
He also said that Cai Fuchao’s visit to Nepal would help further strengthen cordial relationship between the two countries lauding the Chinese Government’s help during the earthquake and post-quake reconstruction works.Follow @gorkhapost
Flood sweeps away bridge at Barhabise
CHUTARA — Flood and landslide triggered by the incessant rainfall have swept away a concrete bridge over a local Sandi stream at Barhabise bazaar last night.
It has resulted in disruption of vehicular movement, creating hassles to the people especially from Barhabise municipality and Bhotekoshi rural municipality, said Police Inspector at Area Police Office, Barhabise, Yadav Thapa.
Twenty-two houses of Barhabise bazaar area have been waterlogged after the settlement was flooded.
The Chinese government had constructed the 40-feet long bridge in 2024 BS. Mud and sands have piled up to five feet on the road sides.
Three excavators have been used to remove the landslide debris, added Thapa. Engineer at the Road Division Office, Charikot, said preparation was underway to install a bailey bridge there.Follow @gorkhapost