KATHMANDU: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal waves before he leaves for India to participate in the BRICS-BIMSTEC Outreach Summit at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has left for India to participate in the BRICS-BIMSTEC Outreach Summit, on Saturday morning. The Summit is expected to provide an important occasion to explore areas of partnership between the two dynamic groups of countries, according to the Ministry.
He is also scheduled to have bilateral meetings with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, South African President Jacob Zuma and Bhutanese Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay.
Dahal is accompanied by his spouse Sita Dahal. Other members of the delegation include Foreign Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat, Foreign Secretary Shanker Das Bairagi, Secretary at the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers Tanka Mani Sharma and other senior government officials.