Chief of Defence Force of Maldives arrives

<div>Chief of Defence Force of Maldives Maj Gen Ahmed Shiyam, ndc, psc arrived at Kathmandu on Monday, October 17, 2016, upon the official invitation of COAS General Rajendra Chhetri. Maj Gen Shiyam was received by the Director General of Military Intelligence Maj Gen Hemant Raj Kunwar at the Tribhuvan International Airport.</div><div><br></div><div>Maj Gen Shiyam called on the COAS Gen Chhetri at the Army Headquarters on October 18, 2016. During the meeting, they discussed on various issues of bilateral interests. After the meeting, Maj Gen Shiyam received a briefing on "NA's Earthquake Lesson Learned. Upon his arrival at the Army Headquarters, Maj Gen Shiyam was presented a Guard of Honour by a troop of Nepalese Army.</div><div>Earlier today, Maj Gen Shiyam laid wreath on the Brave Memorial at the Army Pavilion, Tundikhel.</div><div>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</div><div>During his six-day visit, Maj Gen Shiyam is scheduled to call on Right Honourable President Bidhya Devi Bhandari, Right Honourable Prime Minister Puspa Kamal Dahal and Honourable Defence Minister Balkrishna Khand in separate meetings.</div><div><br></div><div>Maj Gen Shiyami will also visit different academic institutions of Nepalese Army and some touristic places as well.</div><div><br></div><div>Maj Gen Shiyami is due to end his visit on October 22, 2016.&nbsp;</div><div><br></div>