Kathmandu, July 22
New Indian President Draupadi Murmu has expressed her confidence in taking Nepal-India relations to new heights during her term.
Responding to Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba’s congratulations on her election to the top post, Murmu wrote on her Twitter page, “I am … confident that excellent friendship &andgreat relations between Nepal and India will reach new heights soon.”
Thank you Prime Minister Of Nepal Shri @SherBDeuba for the warm gestures. Yes I am also confident that that excellent friendship & great relations between Nepal & India will reach to new heights soon. @IndiaInNepal https://t.co/zbYjakblFq
— Draupadi Murmu • ଦ୍ରୌପଦୀ ମୁର୍ମୁ (@draupadimurmupr) July 22, 2022
Earlier, in his congratulatory message on Twitter, Deuba had shared his similar hope.
India on Thursday officially elected the Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Draupadi Murmu as the 15th president of the country, the second woman and the first ethnic minority group member to get the top position.