Press Release


His Excellency Hon. Lyonchhen Jigmi Y. Thinley, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bhutan, in his capacity as SAARC Chair, is visiting Nepal from April 14 to 16, 2011.  On arrival at Tribhvan International Airport on 14th April, Prime Minister Thinley will be received by the Prime Minister of Nepal Rt. Hon’ble Jhala Nath Khanal, apart from Dean of the Diplomatic Corps, SAARC Ambassadors and Officer in charge of the SAARC Secretariat.

During his visit to Nepal, Prime Minister Thinley is scheduled to meet the President, Prime Minister and other dignitaries of Nepal.  He is expected to discuss various issues relating to cooperation under SAARC.