New Delhi, Sep 16: Prime Minister Narendra Modi held bilateral talks with his Nepalese counterpart Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” after receiving him on Friday.
“Reviewing the full spectrum of #IndiaNepal relations. Both PMs lead delegation level talks at Hyderabad House,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted.Some agreements are likely to be inked between the two sides following the bilateral talks.
The new Maoist-led government in Nepal hold power nearly one month ago after the ouster of K.P. Sharma Oli as Prime Minister.
Apart from Sushma Swaraj, Prachanda is scheduled to meet Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Minister of State for Power Piyush Goyal later in the day before calling on President Pranab Mukherjee.
He will also attend a joint business event organised by Assocham in the evening.
Earlier on Friday, he was accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.