02 December / 2018

Visit of the delegation of the Republic of Dagestan to Nepal

From November 24 to December 2, the delegation headed by Acting Permanent Representative of the Republic of Dagestan to the President of the Russian Federation Gamzat Gamzatov visited Nepal to take part in memorial events on the occasion of the 95th Anniversary of the Dagestani poet Rasul Gamzatov. Together with poet’s nephew Gamzat Gamzatov, the delegation included representatives of the Society for Cooperation and Friendship with Nepal, Foundation for Social and Economic Initiatives “Sodruzhestvo” and Dagestani community.

On November 25, the exhibition devoted to Rasul Gamzatov was inaugurated at the Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Kathmandu. Ahead of the function, delegates made a presentation of tourist and investment potential of the Republic of Dagestan.

On November 26, the bust of Rasul Gamzatov was unveiled at the Hotel Mystic Mountain in Nagarkot. President of the National Assembly of the Federal Parliament of Nepal Ganesh Prasad Timilsina was the chief guest of the ceremony.

On December 2, the delegation had a working meeting at the Nepal Tourism Board.