PM Modi to visit Lumbini in Nepal on May 16

This will be the fifth visit by the Prime Minister to Nepal since 2014.

PM Modi to visit Lumbini in Nepal on May 16
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On the occasion of Buddha Purnima, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will undertake an official visit to Lumbini in Nepal on May 16, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) announced on Thursday.

Modi is visiting the neighboring nation at the request of Sher Bahadur Deuba, the Prime Minister of Nepal. This will be the fifth visit by the Prime Minister to Nepal since 2014.