The Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISSI) hosted an In-House Meeting on March 27, 2019, with a 4-member delegation from Nepal Press Council. Members of the delegation included: Mr. Kishor Shrestha, Acting Chairman, Press Council of Nepal, Mr. Gyanratna Shakya, Member, Press Council of Nepal, Mr. Khil Bahadur Bhandari, Member, Press Council of Nepal and Ms. Saraswati Shrestha, Member, Press Council of Nepal.
Welcoming the delegation, Director General ISSI, Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry highlighted Pakistan’s good relations with Nepal. He stated that Nepal is like a neighbor and Pakistan regards it as one SAARC family. However, the economic contact between the two countries is limited despite the desire expressed by both to enhance trade ties.