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BIMSTEC chairmanship to Sri Lanka

Kathmandu, Aug 31: Chairmanship of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) has been given over to Sri Lanka.

At a closing service of the Fourth Summit in the Capital today, BIMSTEC Chair and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli gave on its chairmanship to Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena.

On the event, Prime Minister Oli offered thanks for consistent help Nepal got from BIMSTEC nations in the wake of taking chairmanship in 2014.

The PM additionally wished new BIMSTEC Chair, Sri Lanka, for effective term.