Nepal congratulates India’s new president


KATHMANDU, July 20 (Nepal Foreign Affairs)–President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba have congratulated newly elected President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, on Thursday.

In their separate messages, the president and prime minister have also expressed willingness to working closely with him in the days ahead to further strengthening the cordial relations between Nepal and India, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a press release. Kovind was elected as the 14th President of India.