By A Staff Reporter Kathandu, Mar. 25: State Counsellor and Minister for Foreign Affairs of China, Wang Yi, is arriving in Kathmandu on Friday for a three-day official visit. He is making the first high-level visit to Nepal since Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba assumed the post of the Prime Minister in July 2020, at the invitation of Foreign Affairs Minister Dr. Narayan Khadka.
During his visit, he will pay courtesy calls to President Vidya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the meetings with the President and PM are slated for Saturday.
On the same day, he will lead his delegation for bilateral talks with Dr. Khadka. Wang is also scheduled to meet former PM and Chairman of CPN (UML) KP Sharma Oli and former PM and Chairman of CPN (Maoist Centre) Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda'. Spokesperson of the MoFA, Sewa Lamsal, said that the ministry is finalising the updated itinerary of Wang during his stay in Nepal.