Modi said, “I do believe that together we have laid the foundation for a new relationship between two countries, which will draw strength from our deep ancient links and prepare us to together address the opportunities and challenges of the 21st century.”

Thanking the premier leaders and people of Nepal for the unconditional love and respect Modi said, “I have just returned to Delhi after two memorable days in Kathmandu. I want to thank President Ram Baran Yadavji, Prime Minister Sushil Koiralaji, the Government of Nepal, all the political parties, officials, security personnel and, above all, the people of Nepal for the extraordinary warmth and affection with which I was welcomed in Nepal.”

“It made me feel that I have come back home. This experience has moved me and added another dimension to my personal relationship with Nepal,” he added.

Imposing faith in Nepal and lauding its resources and talent, Modi said, “I am confident that Nepal, rich in resources, talent and diversity, will quickly carve out its destiny as a stable, inclusive and prosperous nation that will be a source of pride for South Asia and an inspiration for others around the world.”

“I felt deeply honoured with the privilege to speak to the Members of the Constituent Assembly of Nepal. During my two-day visit, I felt the strong urge for political stability and economic prosperity in everyone I met in Nepal,” he added.

Promising to strap the bond between the two nations Modi said, “  I not only look forward to returning to Nepal in November and to the opportunity to visit other places, but to a more sustained process of political engagement between India and Nepal.”

Modi in his two-day visit in Nepal siphoned a lot of attention, as after 1997 he became the second Indian Prime Minister to address the Nepalese Parliament; the first was former Prime Minister I K Gujral.

Modi being the usual impeccable orator greeted the Parliament in Nepali language.
Moving on he also announced USD one billion concession line of credit to Nepal.  

Deviating from protocol, Modi's counterpart Sushil Koirala received him at the Tribhuvan International Airport.   
Proposing a model development formula for Nepal, Modi said, "I want to HIT Nepal", drawing wide applause from the lawmakers.
     
Elaborating his strategy, Modi said "HIT" in his lexicon implies - H:Highways, I:I-ways and T:Transways.
    
He said these three combined together would pave the way for rapid development of the country and India wants to "give this gift at the earliest".
      
After their talks at Singha Durbar Secretariat, Modi and Koirala witnessed the signing of three agreements including one regarding the amendment of Terms of Reference (TOR) of the Pancheshwar Multipurpose Project on the Mahakali River.

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