Kathmandu, Aug 11 (IANS) The new government in Nepal has decided to send special envoys to India and China to maintain harmonious relations with both neighbours.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bimalenda Nidhi will be the special envoy for Nepal government to India, according to a Cabinet decision made on Thursday.
Similarly, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Krishna Bahadur Mahara will be sent as special envoy to China.
The two deputy prime ministers will leave for New Delhi and Beijing, respectively, to strengthen bilateral ties and apprise the two neighbours of Nepal about the latest political situation in the Himalayan nation.
The Nepal government, led by Maoist leader Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda”, has decided to maintain friendly and balanced relations with both its neighbours.