Modi offers $1 bn credit to Nepal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on an official visit to Nepal offered a line of $1 billion credit to the Himalayan nation, a minister said Sunday.

Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on an official visit to Nepal offered a line of $1 billion credit to the Himalayan nation, a minister said Sunday.
The fund is for road and hydro-power projects, Nepalese Finance Minister Ram Saran Mahat briefed the media.
Modi is on a two-day visit to Nepal which is expected to strengthen bilateral and regional ties between the two neighbouring countries.