UNITED NATIONS, (APP): Prime Minister of Nepal Sher Bahadur Deuba Thursday underscored his country's commitment to make SAARC a constructive forum for the region and to support Pakistan for the holding of the next SAARC Summit in Islamabad.
The two leaders met here on the margins of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi expressed solidarity with the government and people of Nepal affected by the recent flooding and landslides, and said Pakistan was providing financial assistance to Nepal to lessen the impact of the natural disaster.
The Prime Minister referred to the cordial and friendly relations between the two countries over time. The Prime Minister of Nepal warmly reciprocated the sentiments of the Prime Minister.
Both the leaders reaffirmed their commitment to further expand bilateral cooperation especially in the fields of trade and tourism.