Kathmandu, June 10
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Raghubir Mahaseth, held a virtual meeting with Singaporean Foreign Affairs Minister Vivian Balakrishnan on Thursday.
During the meeting, they discussed Nepal-Singapore relations as well as Covid-19 related issues, informs a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
On the occasion, DPM thanked the Singapore Foreign Ministry, Temasek Foundation International and its partners for providing medical equipment and supplies to Nepal to combat the second wave of Covid-19 recently. In response, Balakrishnan expressed his government’s solidarity with Nepal in its fight against the pandemic.
The ministry says the first batch of crucial medical supplies provided by Temasek Foundation International was received on May 22. The second batch of medical supplies to be provided by the Singapore Foreign Ministry and Temasek Foundation International will arrive soon.