A 5 member delegation of Nepal Press Council led by its chairman Berna Bahadur Karki called on State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md. Shahriar Alam MP today at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
During the call on, various issues including friendly relationship between Bangladesh and Nepal, regional connectivity, condition of mass media in both the countries, tourism, hydroelectric power, agricultural production and prospect of exporting agro-based products in both the ways. Both the state Minister and the Nepal Press council delegation put emphasis on people to people contact and more exchange of visits of journalists between these two countries.
Nepal Press Council delegation is on a five day visit to Bangladesh with the invitation of Bangladesh Press Council. Today, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between these two Press Councils for enhanced cooperation. Justice Md. Mamtaz Uddin, Chairman, Bangladesh Press Council and Berna Bahadur Karki, Chairman, Nepal Press Council signed this MoU on behalf of respective organisations.
Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs