August 24, Kathmandu. Fatima Sumar, Vice President of the US Agency for International Development (MCC) Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), has arrived in Kathmandu on a four-day go to to Nepal. She had reached Kathmandu a while in the past by way of Qatar.
According to a supply, Vice President Sumar has come to Kathmandu to grasp the progress of the MCC undertaking associated to US grant-in-aid in Nepal. His go to is being watched with curiosity as there’s a debate in Nepal on whether or not to just accept the MCC undertaking.
During his four-day keep in Nepal, Vice President Sumar is scheduled to satisfy Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, Finance Minister Janardan Sharma and different high leaders of assorted political events to debate the implementation standing of the MCC undertaking.
Security has been tightened in Kathmandu in view of his arrival and potential protests towards the MCC. A workforce of Nepal Police and Armed Police Force has been deployed in Sinamangal, Thapathali, Naya Baneshwar, Putlisadak, Maitighar and Maharajganj since Thursday morning.
The MCC undertaking, which is predicted to be carried out in 2019, has not progressed resulting from political tensions in Nepal.
Recently, the MCC has despatched a reply to the Government of Nepal looking for clarification. The MCC stated it had nothing to do with the US army alliance or safety technique.
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