Washington: Greeting the people of Nepal on the occasion of their New Year (Bikram Sambat), Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said the US looks forward to working with them to continue to strengthen the foundations of peace and prosperity.
"On behalf of President Obama and the people of the US, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Nepal as you celebrate the New Year," Hillary said in a statement.
"As Nepalis around the world reflect on the achievements of the past year and look ahead to new possibilities and opportunities, know that the US stands with you as a steadfast friend and partner," she said.
"We look forward to working with Nepal to continue to strengthen the foundations of peace and prosperity in the years to come. Enjoy a safe and happy holiday.”
"Naya Barshako Shubha - Kamana!" Hillary said.
First Published: Friday, April 13, 2012, 12:14