Chinese defence minister Wei Fenghe to visit Nepal on November 29

Saturday, 21 Nov, 11.46 am

Chinese defence minister Wei Fenghe will visit Nepal on November 29. Wei will arrive in the Himalayan nation two days after Indian foreign secretary Harsha Vardan Shringla concludes his Nepal visit on November 27.

Earlier, Indian army chief Gen MM Naravane recently visited Nepal to help put bilateral ties back after a bitter border row.

Although China and Nepal are yet to announce the visit, according reports in Kathmandu, General Wei will embark on the single-day visit at a time when India is sending its high-level officials to Kathmandu to mend bilateral ties that has hit bottom low due to a boundary dispute.