Thursday, 2 March 2017

Manjeev Singh Puri new Indian envoy to Nepal

Manjeev Singh Puri new Indian envoy to Nepal Kathmandu: India has proposed (प्रस्तावित) the name of Manjeev Singh Puri as its next ambassador to Nepal, with the term of senior Indian diplomat Ranjit Rae coming to an end, a media report said. Puri is the incumbent(निर्भर) Indian Ambassador to the European Union, Belgium, and Luxembourg. An official at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kathmandu confirmed that Puri`s name was sent to MoFA on Tuesday and the process for sending the agreement for his appointment would begin very soon, The Himalayan Times reported. Outgoing Indian Ambassador Rae, whose term ended on Tuesday, had informed Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal `Prachanda` of New Delhi`s decision during his farewell(अलविदा) call on Wednesday, the daily said quoting (के हवाले) sources. Chargé d`affaires at the Kathmandu-based Indian Embassy, Vinay Kumar, refused(मना कर दिया) to comment on the issue, the daily said.

quoting  के हवाले Definitions of quote
repeat or copy out (a group of words from a text or speech), typically with an indication that one is not the original author or speaker.
he quoted a passage from the Psalms
synonyms: recite, repeat, reproduce, retell, echo, parrot, iterate, take, extract

give someone (the estimated price of a job or service).
the agent quoted a fare of $180