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Modi-Deuba inaugurate India-Nepal passenger rail link, launch RuPay

The Hindu Business Line | 02/04/2022 08:08 PM | Click to read full article

PM Modi and visiting Nepalese PM Sher Bahadur Deuba on Saturday jointly flagged off the first India-Nepal passenger rail link, launched the RuPay payment card in Nepal, and inaugurated the Solu Corridor 132 VK Power transmission line and substation in Nepal built under the Indian government's Line of Credit.

The two leaders, in their bilateral meeting in New Delhi, also decided to prioritize trade and cross-border connectivity.