KATHMANDU—Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said that Nepal’s prestige and capacity have increased after organizing 4th Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC).
The 4th BIMSTEC summit held on August 30 and 31 concluded on Friday with the member states approving an 18-point Kathmandu Declaration.
PM Oli said that the summit has paved a way to sell electricity to India and BIMSTEC member states.
Mahanawami being observed today
KATHMANDU- Mahanawami, the ninth day of Bada Dashain, is being observed throughout the country.
Since early morning, a large number of devotees visit the temples of goddesses Mahakali, Shri Mahalaxmi and Durga Bhagawati.
On this day, prayers are offered and Durga Saptasati recited at the Shaktipeeths.
Chicken, ducks, goats, sheep and buffaloes are sacrificed and vegetarians offer coconuts, radish, bottle-gourds, etc in the place of animals.
Thousands of people worship at the Taleju Bhawani temple at Hanumandhoka which is opened once a year on the day of Mahanawami.Follow @gorkhapost