Kathmandu, Mar 31 (PTI) The newly-appointed Secretary General of SAARC Amjad Hussain B Sial today called on Nepal army chief and discussed bilateral ties and matters relating to mutual interests.
Sial held a meeting with the Chief of Army Staff Gen Rajendra Chhetri of Nepal at the Nepal Army Headquarters.
Sial, a Pakistani diplomat, took charge as the Secretary- General of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) on March 1.
During the meeting, Sial and Gen Chhetri discussed bilateral ties and matters relating to mutual interests.
SAARC is the South Asia’s intergovernmental organisation whose member states include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, the Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Sial called on Chhetri days after Indian army chief Gen Bipin Rawat met his Nepali counterpart.
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