Kathmandu, Aug. 24: Visiting Chinese delegation led by Assistant Minister for International Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China Dou Enyong called on UCPN (Maoist) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal at the latter’s residence at Lazimpat today.
In the meeting, matters relating to the ongoing constitution drafting process and current political developments were discussed. The delegation arrived here on a three-day visit on Sunday.
UCPN (Maoist) General Secretary Krishna Bahadur Mahara shared that the Chinese team inquired about the latest political development and ongoing constitution drafting process.
Assistant Minister Dou said that China was willing to support the constitution drafting process as per Nepal’s wish. In the meeting, discussions were also held about ways to expand the cordial relations between the two parties, leader Mahara added.
Similarly, the Chinese visiting team called on CPN-Maoist Chairman Mohan Baidya at his party headquarters, Buddhanagar this afternoon.
On the occasion, they held discussion on contemporary political affairs as well as bilateral relations between the two parties.
During the meeting, Mr Baidya urged the Chinese team to correct the recent agreement made by China and India to open a bilateral trade point at Lipulekâ€”a Nepali territory, said party Vice-chair CP Gajurel. The CPNâ€“Maoist party urged the Chinese side to continue its positive role in respecting Nepal’s sovereignty, integrity and independence.