Kathmandu: Away from the raging controversies of possible army movement towards Delhi and bribery claim in Tatra truck deal, Army Chief Gen V K Singh met Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav on Thursday and wished for peace and prosperity for his country.
The army Chief in Nepal to attend the three-day Regional Seminar on Natural Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance, met President Yadav at the Rastrapati Bhawan in the capital.
Indian Ambassador to Nepal Jayant Prasad was also present at the meeting. Singh during the brief meeting wished "for peace and prosperity of Nepal." On the occasion, President Yadav shed light on the age-old friendly ties between Nepal and India.
Army Chief V K Singh is also scheduled to meet Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai and Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister BIjaya Kumar Gachhadar. On Thursday, the Indian Army Chief held bilateral talks with his Nepalese counterpart Gen Chatraman Singh Gurung at Army Headquarters. He is scheduled to return to Delhi on Friday.