India, China look to reach out to Prachanda

Kathmandu, 27/12:With Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ sworn in as the Prime Minister of Nepal on Monday, New Delhi is likely to reach out to him soon, while China has already vowed to “inject new impetus” into its “strategic cooperative partnership” with the Himalayan country.



Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra may visit Kathmandu to formally start India’s engagement with the new coalition government of Nepal. New Delhi is also exploring a visit by External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to Kathmandu.

A source told DH that New Delhi would like to start discussion with Kathmandu soon for an early visit by the new Nepalese Prime Minister to India.

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