September 23, 2018 09:49 PM NPT
Photo Courtesy: RSS
NEW YORK, Sept 23: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has arrived New York in the USA today leading the Nepali delegation to take part in the 73rd session of United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).
The 73rd session of the UNGA is scheduled at the UN's Headquarters in New York.
Nepali Ambassador to the US Dr Arjun Kumar Karki and Nepal's permanent mission to the UN's acting ambassador Nirmal Raj Kafle jointly received PM Oli and his delegation at the John F Kennedy International Airport in New York.
PM Oli is accompanied by his spouse Radhika Shakya as well as Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Gyawali, Chief Advisor to Prime Minister Bishnu Rimal, and Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) Shanker Das Bairagi, Spokesperson and Joint-Secretary at the MoFA Bharat Raj Kandel, Chief of Protocol Deepak Adhikari and high ranking officials of the government of Nepal and its agencies.
The 73rd session of the UNGA is taking place from September 25 under the theme "Making the United Nations relevant to all people: global leadership and shared responsibilities for peaceful, equitable and sustainable societies."
PM Oli is scheduled to address the UNGA on September 27.