KATHMANDU — Nepal’s Acting Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Ananda Prasad Sharma, who was admitted to the King Faisal Hospital in Saudi Arabia following a knife attack, was released from the hospital on Thursday evening, said second secretary at the Embassy Bijay Raut.
A Nepali national, who was taking shelter in the embassy attacked Sharma when was on duty at his office in Riyadh yesterday.
Sharma’s health condition is normal, Raut said.
Motive behind the attack is not yet clear. Moreover, the name and other details of the attacker have not been disclosed yet.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.