PM Modi offers special prayer at Muktinath temple in Nepal


Calling it a bad trend for democracy, Gehlot said, "Modi planned to visit Nepal today because there is model code of conduct in Karnataka".

The Nepal government has reiterated that he will not allow the use of the country's territory for anti-India activities. "India stands shoulder-to-shoulder with the people of Nepal", Modi said.

Pointing out that Oli's view is "very significant" Gokhale said that the Nepalese PM has also confirmed that Nepal will hold the BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation) summit this year. "Stronger India-Nepal relations enjoy broad political support", MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted.

"Nepal is a country of diversity and Kathmandu is a world in its own", Modi said.

Modi, who jointly with Oli laid the foundation stone of the 900-megawatt Arun III Hydroelectric Power Plant in Tumlingtar area in eastern Nepal through a remote system here, said it was one of the biggest projects in Nepal and generate jobs.

Earlier, in the day Modi was conferred with the guard of honour at a ceremonial function at Nepal Army Pavilion.

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He later held talks with Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari where the two leaders renewed their commitment to take their relations to new heights.

Yogi Adityanath was present in Ayodhya this morning to recieve the travel bus that had been inaguarated by Modi, that is going to run from Janakpur to Ayodhya. Upon his arrival in Nepal on Friday, Modi offered prayers at Ram Janaki temple in Jankpur where he was seen playing a musical instrument. "The Ramayan Circuit has vast potential".

PM Modi is scheduled to depart for returning to India after receiving a civic reception in Kathmandu at Rashtriya Sabha Griha.

Addressing thousands, Modi said: "Ayodhya is incomplete without Janakidham. It shows the importance India attaches to the historical ties".

He said the two sides can work on 5Ts - Tradition, Trade, Tourism, Technology and Transport.