Indian PM Modi congratulates Oli on his election to premiership of NepalIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called his newly elected Nepali counterpart KP Sharma Oli and congratulated him on his election to the post of Prime Minister.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called his newly elected Nepali counterpart KP Sharma Oli and congratulated him on his election to the post of Prime Minister.
Indian Prime Minister’s office said in its twitter page that PM Modi talked to KP Sharma Oli over phone and congratulated him on being elected as the Prime Minister of Nepal.
PM @narendramodi spoke to Shri KP Oli and congratulated him on being elected as the PM of Nepal.— PMO India (@PMOIndia) October 11, 2015
During the conversation, Modi invited Oli to visit India, the Indian PMO's said in its twitter post.
During their conversation, PM @narendramodi invited Shri KP Oli to visit India.— PMO India (@PMOIndia) October 11, 2015
Oli was elected to the post with the support of lawmakers from UCPN (Maoist), Rastriay Prajatantra Party-Nepal and Bijaya Kumar Gachhadar-led Madhesi Janadhikar Forum –Loktantrik in the election conducted at the Legislature-Parliament on Sunday.
The Indian government has been imposing an ‘unofficial trade blockade’ at all entry points along Nepal-India border after the promulgation of new constitution in Nepal citing the ongoing agitation in Tarai region that borders with India.
Also today, Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Wu Chuntai met PM-elect Oli at CPN-UML party office and congratulated him.
Following his victory in the election, UML Chairman Oli went to his party office from Parliament building in Nayabaneshwor.