Army Chief to visit Nepal

9 Feb 2018

Indian Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat will embark on a three-day visit to Nepal next week to attend the Himalayan nation's Army Day and Maha Shivaratri celebrations, according to Army sources here. The Indian Army chief and Nepal Army Chief Gen Rajendra Chhetri will hold bilateral talks at Nepal Army headquarters during the visit beginning February 13, said Nepal Army sources without giving further details. Gen Rawat's trip is a regular visit and there is a tradition of exchange of visits between the chiefs of the two armies.