KATHMANDU — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has returned home on Sunday after completing his three-day official visit to neighbouring India.
Upon his arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu,PM Oli was received by House of Representatives Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara along with other officials.
Speaking to reporters after arrival, Oli said Nepal’s relation with India has improved following his visit. He said Nepal had always wanted to maintain good ties with India and relation between the two sides won’t turn sour until someone spoils it.
Oli said the two sides had agreed to implement the past pacts signed between the two countries.
PM Oli,after assuming office, had embarked on his first foreign state visit to India leading a 45-member delegation team, on the invitation of Indian PM Narendra Modi.
Oli held meeting with senior Indian political figures including the Indian president, PM and other political leaders.
176 trafficked Nepalis rescued from Indo-Myanmar border
KATHMANDU — At least 176 Nepali men and women, who were being trafficked into Myanmar, have been rescued by Manipur police and activists from different parts of Manipur, a northeastern state of India, in the last two days.
On their second day of rescue operation, the Tengnoupal police have rescued atleast 20 Nepalis including 5 women and 15 men, from a Hotel in Moreh town,Imphal Free Press, an English-language daily published from Manipur has reported.
The Moreh police have rescued as many as 60 nationals of Nepal including 45 women and 15 men.
Earlier, over 105 Nepali women were rescued from Moreh and Imphal, the report stated.
The police team have also arrested the main suspect in the trafficking case identified as Madan Kumar Kharel, 52, Hailing from 07 Prithvinagar, Jhapa, Nepal.
The accused is reportedly responsible for bringing 20 of the 40 Nepali girls who were rescued from Moreh on Friday.
Meanwhile, Police also rescued 51 Nepalis from Imphal including 38 women and 13 men during Saturday rescue operations.