KATHMANDU — Visiting United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Director-General, Irina Bokova called on Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli at latter’s office Singh Durbar today.
On the occasion, Bokova welcomed the new constitution of Nepal and wished for materializing the commitment of the government, expressing UNESCO’s support for the reconstruction of cultural heritages damaged by the last year’s earthquake.
According to PM Oli’s foreign affairs expert Gopal Khanal, Director-General Bokova committed to support for reaching education to the people of remote and rural areas and women and children.
Similarly, PM Oli expressed gratitude to the support of the UNESCO and wished her a successful second term to the post of Director-General.
Bokova arrived here on Sunday for a three-day visit on Nepal.
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”.