PM Oli to visit China on June 19

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Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli will visit China on June 19.

“Nepal’s Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli will pay an official visit to China from June 19 to 24 at the invitation of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang,” Chinese newspaper People’s Daily tweeted quoting Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang on Wednesday.

PM Oli is expected to discuss feasibility study of Kathmandu-Rasuwagadi-Kerung railway line during his six-day visit. The two countries are also expected to sign on the protocol agreement on transit treaty.  Oli is also scheduled to visit Lhasa of Tibet Autonomous Region.

Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa, Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali, Energy Minister Barsha Man Pun, Physical Infrastructure and Transport Minister Raghubir Mahaseth, Chief Advisor to PM Bishnu Rimal, different federal lawmakers and top government officials will also accompany Oli, according to the Foreign Ministry.



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