KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Secretary of the Sichuan Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), Peng Qinghua, met Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun in Chengdu on Friday morning.
During the meeting, various aspects of Nepal-China relations including promotion of connectivity, tourism, culture, investment, agriculture, and people-to-people contacts under the broader framework of Belt and Road Initiative were discussed.
Friday itself, the Vice President was called on by Secretary of Yibin Municipal Committee of CPC, Liu Zhongbo.
The Vice President expressed his happiness over the recent establishment of sister city relationship between Pokhara and Yibin City and wished for expanding the relations in agriculture, technology, education and tourism sectors, among others, in the days to come.
In a separate programme, the Vice President also interacted with the leaders of Sichuan Investment Group Company and thanked them for their initiative to invest in various sectors, including hydropower in Nepal and assured them of full cooperation from the Government of Nepal.
Vice President Pun is scheduled to visit Lizhuang Ancient Town of Sichuan Province before returning home on September 24, said a press release issued by Nepali Embassy in Beijing.