Bhutan minister meets Nitish Kumar
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Last Updated: Friday, February 11, 2011, 21:17
Patna: Bhutan minister Lyonpo Minjur Dorjee on Friday conveyed his Prime Minister Jigmy Thinly's warm regards for Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Accompanied by his wife and other members of the delegation, the Home and Culture minister of Royal government of Bhutan had a meeting with Kumar at 'Samvad Bhavan'.

"Dorjee conveyed his PM's heartiest and warm regards to the CM for his great success in Bihar assembly polls and for taking bold initiatives of a turnaround", an official spokesperson said.

"Bihar and Bhutan has a close bond and we will try to further strengthen the ties", he said.

Dorjee recalled that the Bhutanese PM during his meeting with Chief Minister last year requested the latter to provide land for construction of temple and a rest house in Bodh Gaya.

The delegation members accompanying him would be leaving for Bodh Gaya and try to locate a suitable plot for the purpose.

Dorjee conveyed his PM's invitation for a visit to Bhutan. The chief minister expressed his wish to visit Bhutan in future.


First Published: Friday, February 11, 2011, 21:17

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