Kathmandu, August 26
Ruling Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has requested the United States to increase investment in Nepal, assuring that the government will ensure security of the investment.
Receiving the US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Alice G Wells, at his residence in Khumaltar of Lalitpur this morning, Dahal said Nepal needed the Americal support for development of infrastructures, tourism, hydropower and agriculture among other sectors.
He also thanked the senior official for the support Nepal received from American people and government for promulgation and implementation of the constitution and the conclusion of peace process.
In response, the Assistant Secretary told Dahal that successes achieved in Nepal’s peace process and constitution promulgation would be a model for other countries of the world, according to Dahal’s Secretariat.
She also added that the US was interested to support Nepal in cyber security and disaster control among others.