Govt endorses Prez state visit to India; declares public holiday on Monday and Friday
April 16, 2017 05:57 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, April 16: The government has endorsed the upcoming state visit of President Bidhya Devi Bhandari to India.
The meeting of the council of Ministers on Sunday has decided to approve the five-day state visit of President Bhandari. President Bhandari is embarking on her maiden state visit to any foreign in the capacity of the Head of the State of Nepal.
Likewise, the government has declared public holiday on Monday and Friday citing the reason of the state visit of the President to India.
Giving the information about the cabinet decision, Law Minister Ajay Shankar Nayak said,” The government has announced the public holiday on Monday and Friday- the departure day and arrival day of President Bidhya Devi Bhandari for her state visit to India.”