Newly appointed Chinese envoy holds discussions with NC Chief

Sushil Koirala Wu Chuntai

KATHMANDU: Newly appointed Chinese ambassador to Nepal Wu Chuntai on Monday held discussions with Nepali Congress president Sushil Koirala.

Sources at the Koirala residence, where the meeting was held, informed that the meeting centered on the formation of Interim Electoral Council, China-Nepal relationship and Nepal’s commitment to one-China policy among other.

In response to his queries, Koirala informed Chuntai that political parties were looking forward to hold CA elections by mid-July and added that incumbent Interim Electoral Council was part of their commitment.

He urged the ambassador to provide constructive support from the Chinese government to Nepal while it was moving forward to seek another mandate from the people.

On the occasion, envoy Chuntai reiterated China’s commitment to Nepal’s prosperity and national integrity.

The meeting is part of Chuntai’s introductory meetings with Nepal’s key politicians and officials.