August 15, 2016 10:10 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Aug 15: Embassy of Pakistan in Kathmandu and Pakistan-Nepal Friendship and Cultural Association organized a talk program on Monday to mark the 70th Independence Day of Pakistan.
During the program, Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun said that Pakistan has been a true friend of Nepal. He mentioned that Pakistan's instantaneous humanitarian support to Nepal during the devastating earthquake last year is an illustrious example for friendship.
Pumpha Bhusal of the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Centre), Bharat Mohan Adhikari of CPN-UML, CP Mainali of CPN (ML), Dhamendra Bastola of CPN (M), Himalya Shamshar Rana, President Nepal-Pakistan Friendship and Cultural Association and Mazhar Javed, Ambassador of Pakistan to Nepal among others were present in the program.
Speakers highlighted that Nepal-Pakistan relations are based on mutual trust and respect for each other and these are the strongest foundations that any two countries can have in their bilateral relationship.