Addressing Nepal Investment Summit in Kathmandu today, he said that Nepal has great potential for development and Indian businessmen will be very happy to invest in that country. He also said that India is committed for socio-economic development of Nepal.
The Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley called on President of Nepal Bidhya Devi Bhandari in the evening.
He also met Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal. Later, Mr Jaitley held meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister of Nepal Krishna Bahadur Mahara and discussed various issues related to trade and investment. He also attended a dinner hosted by Mr Mahara.