19 november / 2019

The delegation from Derbent, Dagestan Republic, visited Nepal to discuss cooperation and strengthen relations between Derbent and Bhaktapur

The delegation from Derbent, Dagestan Republic, visited Nepal to discuss cooperation and strengthen relations between Derbent and Bhaktapur.

The delegation was led by Mr. Maidin Gadjiagaev, Advisor to the Mayor of Derbent. On November 18, the representatives of Derbent had a fruitful meeting with Mr. Sunil Prajapati, Mayor of Bhaktapur Municipality.

The two sides shared thoughts on the matters of cooperation and the measures taken when it comes to the protection and restoration of old municipal buildings and temples.

The delegation also made a presentation on tourism potential of Derbent in the Russian Center of Science and Culture in Kathmandu and organized the exhibition "Derbent. Crossroads of Civilizations", which gave an insight into the development of this ancient city throughout the history.