Kathmandu- Special Correspondent Shyam Rimal President Bidya Devi Bhandari arrived in Tokyo, Japan at 10 pm on Sunday after wrapping her five-day state visit to Myanmar at the friendly invitation of the President of Myanmar, U Win Myint.
The President will attend Japanese Emperor Naruhito’s enthronement ceremony scheduled for October 22 and return home on October 23. The Nepali delegation led by the President flew on a Thai Airways aircraft through Bangkok. Masasi Ogaba, special assistance to Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, Nepal’s ambassador to Japan, Prativa Rana and office bearers of Nepali Embassy in Japan welcomed President Bhandari at Haneda Airport.
Present on the occasion were the President’s entourage including Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa, Foreign Secretary Shankar Das Bairagi, Secretary at the Office of the President Dr Hari Poudel, Chief Personal Secretary to the President, Dr Bhesh Raj Adhikari, high officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Office of the President, among others.