The scheduled visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on three places apart from Kathmandu has been cancelled. The visit was confirmed while arrival of Modi on the occasion of 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu after a week.
Different political parties were protesting against Modi's speech in Lumbini, Muktinath, Janakpur which resulted in cancellation of the event. Indian Embassy confirmed the notice which might be due to insecurity. PM Modi had told he would visit Lumbini last month during first visit to Nepal.