Nepal Army Chief meets Sitharaman, discusses defence ties

NEW DELHI: Nepal Army Chief General Rajendra Chhetri today called on Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and discussed ways to deepen defence and security cooperation between the two countries.

Official sources said issues related to bilateral defence cooperation figured prominently during the meeting.

The Nepal Army Chief’s visit comes nearly a month after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to that country during which both countries had decided to bolster defence and security cooperation. (AGENCIES)