Chinese President Xi arrives in Kathmandu

Kathmandu, October 12

Chinese President Xi Jinping has landed in Kathmandu ahead of his two-day visit to Nepal.

President Xi, who is the first Chinese head of state to visit Nepal in over two decades, was received by his Nepali counterpart Bidya Devi Bhandari at the Tribhuvan International Airport.

Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and his ministers were also present at the airport to welcome the Chinese President.