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Modi, Koirala hold talks



Kathmandu: Prime Ministers Narendra Modi of India and Sushil Koirala of Nepal met here Sunday afternoon for one-on-one talks, officials said.

This will be followed by delegation level discussions between the two countries.

A cabinet source told IANS that the political situation in Nepal is likely to dominate the Modi-Koirala meeting besides bilateral as well as regional issues.

Modi arrived here earlier in the day on a two-day visit. He will address Nepal’s parliament later Sunday.

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