Right Honourable Prime Minister Mr. K.P Sharma Oli arrived at Nepali Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on Friday (March 23, 2018) for an inspectional visit. Upon his arrival at Army headquarters, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Rajendra Chhetri welcomed him.
At the beginning, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Rajendra Chhetri delivered the welcome speech.
At an event organized at Army Headquarters, Rt. Hon. PM was briefed on the various aspects of Nepali Army (NA) including the national and international security challenges, organizational structure of Nepali Army, welfare activities and operational preparedness among others by the heads of concerned departments.
During the programme, Honourable Minister for defence Mr. Ishwar Pokhrel also delivered his remarks.
Rt. Hon. Prime Minister Mr. Oli, while delivering his remarks, expressed his gratitude to the Nepali Army (NA) for the contribution made by NA in nation development and during various challenging circumstances.
Chief of General Staff (CGS) Lieutenant General Purna Chandra Thapa wraps up the programme with the closing speech at the end.
Present on the occasion were Honourable Home Minister, Honourable Finance Minister, Honourable Foreign Minister, Defence Secretary, officials from Office of the Prime Minister & Council of Ministers and general officers of Nepali Army among others.