Modi hopeful of stable, prosperous Nepal

Kathmandu, August 05 – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed confidence that Nepal, rich in resources, talent and diversity, would quickly carve out its destiny as a stable, inclusive and prosperous nation that will be a source of pride for South Asia and an inspiration for others around the world.

In a statement released on Monday following his return to New Delhi after a two-day visit to Nepal, Indian Prime Minister Modi also expressed the strong belief that his visit has laid the foundation for a new relationship between the two countries, drawing strength from the deep ties between the two ancient neighbours.

“I will leave no stone unturned to translate our vision into reality, and our commitments into action”, said the Indian PM in the statement.

Stating that he felt deeply honoured with the privilege to address the Parliament of Nepal, Modi said that during his two-day visit he felt the strong desire for political stability and economic prosperity in everyone he met in Nepal.

Furthermore, the Indian PM thanked President Ram Baran Yadav, Prime Minister Sushil Koirala, the government of Nepal, the political parties, officials, security personnel and, above all, the people of Nepal for the extraordinary warmth and affection with which he was welcomed in Nepal.