President Bhandari leaves for five-day visit to India (PHOTO, VIDEO)

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President Bidhya Devi Bhandari on Monday has embarked on a five-day visit to India at an invitation of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee. 

The Head of State has left for India via Nepal Airlines aircraft at 11 am.

Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun, Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, Speaker Onsari Gharti, Deputy Prime Ministers and chiefs of constitutional bodies bid farewell to the President at the Tribhuvan International Airport.

President Bhandari leads a 30-member delegation including Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat, lawmakers and foreign affairs experts, among others.

She is set to land at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi at 12:45 pm.


 

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