Nepal President Bidhya Devi embarks on five-day India visit

Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari embarks on her maiden foreign visit to India on invitation of her Indian Counterpart Pranab Mukherjee. President Bhandari has led a 34 member team comprising Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr. Prakash Sharan Mahat and Minister for Peace and Reconstruction Sita Devi Yadav. During her State Visit, President Bhandari is scheduled to meet Indian counterpart Pranab Mukharjee and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari as well as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other politicians. President Bhandari is also scheduled to visit Gujarat and Odisha.