KATHMANDU — Visiting Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ held a meeting at Hyatt Regency Hotel in the capital this morning.
The two leaders dwelt on the agenda of bilateral relations between Nepal and Pakistan.
Talking to media in brief following the meet, Chairperson Dahal said that matters related to bilateral relations and mutual interests were discussed in the meeting.
In an around 45-minute talk, they also discussed the measures for improving bilateral trade and economic relations between Nepal and Pakistan.
Chairperson Dahal, also the former Prime Minister, said the meeting also stressed the need of initiative from all member-states to revitalize the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC).
Chairperson Dahal also shared the Pakistani Prime Minister briefed that Pakistan is continuously carrying out its efforts to put forward the SAARC Summit.
The meeting was attended by Maoist leader and Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa ‘Badal’, Narayan Kaji Shrestha, Krishna Bahadur Mahara and Jokh Bahadur Mahara.along with Chairperson Dahal.Follow @gorkhapost
Govt forms 5-member committee to probe Khursid’s murder
KATHMANDU — The government has formed a 5-member committee led by an SSP Kishor Dahal to investigate into the murder of Khursid Ansari,the operator and principal of Raiyab Boarding School at Harinagar, Sunsari.
Other members include SP Ramesh Kumar Thamsu (APF), Tulsi Prasai (Deputy Director, National Investigation Department) Rabindra Acharya (under-secretary, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Law) and Rajan Pandey, administrative officer of Sunsari.
The team will be required to present its report on the case within 15 days.
An unidentified persons, suspected of Indian nationals came in motorcycle with Indian number plate, had shot Ansari on Thursday.Follow @gorkhapost