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Nepalese COAS Calls On Defence Minister

Chief of Army Staff Nepalese Army General Rajendra chhetri called on Federal Minister for Defence, Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan in Rawalpindi.

THE Minister warmly welcomed the Nepalese Army Chief to Pakistan, on first such visit after 2006.

The Federal Minister also proposed establishment of Institutional Framework for Defence Collaboration between the two countries.

The visiting dignitary highlighted the importance Nepal placed on strengthening Defence Collaboration with Pakistan. He expressed hope that his visit will serve to widen and deepen Defence Cooperation between the two countries.

The Nepalese Army Chief also supported the idea of a wide ranging agreement on Defence Cooperation.