Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh meets Foreign Minister of Nepal Pradeep Kumar Gyawali

New Delhi: The Foreign Minister of Nepal Pradeep Kumar Gyawali called on Defense Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi Saturday as the minister is in India for the 6th India-Nepal Joint Commission Meeting.

During his interaction with the Defense Minister, Pradeep Kumar Gyawali conveyed his greetings from the leadership of Nepal and expressed his desire to deepen the bilateral relations. He also expressed thanks for all the assistance provided by India, informed the Ministry of Defense.

Rajnath Singh reciprocated the sentiment and emphasized that India-Nepal relations are underpinned by unique people-to-people linkages. He conveyed his connection, long association with leadership, and a special regard for the people of Nepal. Both the dignitaries expressed their satisfaction at the excellent military-to-military cooperation.

Rajnath Singh stated that India is ready to provide Humanitarian Assistance & Disaster Relief (HADR) training & capacity building of Nepal. India is looking forward to further deepening and strengthening the special relationship between India and Nepal, the minister said.