London: Nepal’s Ambassador to Switzerland Mani Prasad Bhattarai presented his credentials to President of the Swiss Confederation Ueli Maurer on Tuesday.

Ambassador Bhattarai conveyed greetings of President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli for the good health and happiness of Swiss President and continued prosperity of the Swiss people, according to a press statement issued by Embassy of Nepal in Geneva.

Following the presentation of credentials, the ambassador thanked the Swiss President for providing development assistance for Nepal. Bhattarai also shared the policy measures taken up by Nepal in the new federal set-up.

Ambassador Bhattarai presented true copies of his credentials to Chief of Protocol of the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs. Earlier on Tuesday, the ambassador held meetings with Swiss authorities and discussed issues of bilateral interests.