President Bhandari returns home   

Lhasa, May 1 .  President Bidya Devi Bhandari left here for Kathmandu today, upon completion of a nine-day State visit at the invitation of her Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. Bhandari had arrived here on April 24.

She was seen off at the Lhasa Gongar Airport by Executive Vice Chair of the Tibet Autonomous Region, Jiang Jie.

During the visit, President Bhandari was accompanied by Foreign Minister Pradip Kumar Gyawali, Chief Minister of Province no. 3 Dormani Paudyal, MPs, high ranking government officials, Nepali Ambassador to China Lilamani Paudyal and Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Hou Yanqi.