Are India-Nepal ties heading for a re-set

New Delhi, Oct 16: The shunting out of Ishwar Pokhrel from the Nepal Defence Ministry is being seen as a possible softening of K P Oli’s stance and an aim to improve relations with India.

The move also comes in the wake of the visit by Indian Army Chief General M M Naravane to Nepal next month. Officials in New Delhi are tight lipped about the developments, but added that India has outlined Delhi outlined the condition of the dialogue Nepal wants with India. 

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Cabinet reshuffle in Nepal, Army Chief’s visit, ties with India heading for a reset

New Delhi, Oct 15: The visit by India’s Army Chief General M M Naravane and the shunting out of Ishwar Pokhrel from Nepal’s defence ministry are two key developments that suggest that the ties between the two nations are being reset.

Nepal’s Prime Minister, K P Oli shunted out deputy PM, Pokhrel out of the defence ministry in a cabinet reshuffle and officials say that this indicates that this is an effort to reset ties with India. 

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