Kathmandu. French Ambassador to Nepal Francois-Xavier Leger visit Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa on Tuesday.
According to a source of Home Ministry during visit with Home Minister Thapa French envoy Leger dwelled on mutual cooperation, bilateral ties between the two countries.
During meeting in Home Ministry, Thapa appreciated the assistance receiving from France and expressed hope that it would continue in future too.
Likewise, Home Minister Thapa also urged Leger to encourage French citizens to invest in Nepal’s hydro, infrastructure, tourism sectors etc.
Envoy Leger expressed hope that the newly formed Nepal-France parliamentary forum will help further cement the age-old ties between the two countries.
Similarly, he expressed concerns about the security of over 30,000 French citizens who come to visit Nepal every year as source claimed.