Nepal, India to recognise each others’ COVID vaccination certificate – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Nepal, India to recognise each others' COVID vaccination certificate - The Himalayan Times - Nepal's No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/nepal-india-to-recognise-each-others-covid-vaccination-certificate

KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 23

Nepal’s Ministry of Health and Population and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of India signed a memorandum of understanding on Tuesday for reciprocal recognition of COVID-19 certificate between the two countries.

India’s Ambassador to Nepal Vinay Mohan Kwatra and MoHP Secretary Roshan Pokhrel signed the MoU in the presence of Health Minister Birodh Khatiwada during a ceremony organised at the Ministry of Health and Population.

“This memorandum of understanding is a significant step in easing travel for fully COVID-19 vaccinated travellers of both the countries and marks another milestone in robust COVID-19 related cooperation and coordination between India and Nepal,” states the press release issued by the Indian Embassy.

A version of this article appears in the print on November 24, 2021, of The Himalayan Times.

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