KATHMANDU — Prime Minister of Islamic Republic of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has returned home this afternoon after wrapping up his two-day Nepal visit.
Finance Minister Dr Yubraj Khatiwada and Foreign Secretary Shankar Das Bairagi, bade farewell to the Pakistani Prime Minister at VVIP longue of Tribhuvan International Airport.
Before returning home today, Prime Minister Abbasi paid a courtesy call on President Bidya Devi Bhandari and addressed a programme organised at SAARC Secretariat.
Similarly, the Pakistani Prime Minister also held meeting with Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Centre), Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ this morning.
On Monday evening, Prime Minister Abbasi met with his Nepali counterpart KP Sharma Oli and held discussion on various issues of mutual interest.
7 killed after Delhi-Bound train derails in Bihar
NEW DELHI — At least seven people have died and 14 others injured after a Delhi-bound train derailed early Sunday morning in Bihar’s Vaishali district.
Eleven coaches of 12487 Seemanchal Express derailed near Sahadai Buzurg at around 3:52 am. Three of the coaches overturned and the high force of the impact destroyed them completely.
The injured are being transported to local hospitals.
The superfast train from Jogbani in Bihar to Delhi’s Anand Vihar Terminal was running at full speed when the accident took place, officials said.
Bodies are believed to be trapped inside one of the affected coaches and the number of dead is likely to rise, local police official said.