Changed Relations Since 2016

  • Nepal is dependent on India for transit to the Seas. It is completely dependent on India for transit rights.
  • The misunderstanding created during the constitution framing / Madhesi agitation changed the entire gamut of relations between India and Nepal.
  • During his visit to China in 2016, Mr.Oli, the Prime Minister of Nepal managed to push the agenda of trade and transit agreement with China, on the lines of special agreements with India.
  • Nepal will be connected with China through a railway network, in addition to roads.
  • Transmission lines will connect the two countries. It provides Nepal a much needed alternative to sell excess power.
  • Rail and road networks will also provide Nepal an alternative for petroleum products.