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Nepal reclaims lands from India

February 14, 2009

“Nepal would get back about 100,000 sq km. It will extend Nepal’s borders upto Bhutan and Bangladesh. This means Nepal will no longer be bound by India or dependent on it for trade.”


Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal

Already badly shaken by crucial Kashmir problems and Pakistan destabilization issues, all of its own making, India has got another issue to be settled quickly in its northern neighbourhood, Nepal. With the rise of nationalist sentiments and emotional outbursts in Nepal about Indian pressure-cum-sideline tactics, Nepalese are putting up a joint front to redeem the lands lost long ago and now under Indian custody.

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