Kathmandu, Jan 9: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has decided to form an Inter- agency Coordination Committee to watch and study the recent developments in the West Asian Region.
The committee will study and be in close contact with migrant workers and other Nepali people living in the region.
A meeting held under the chair of Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali at the MoFA today, decided to form the committee comprising different stakeholder bodies on the issues.
The committee is formed under the chair of Central Asia, West Asia and Africa Division chiefs at the MOFA. The committee comprises high ranking officials from the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers, the Ministry of Home Affairs, the Ministry of Defence, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Labour and Social Security, the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and the representatives from Nepal Army.