The theme for 18th SAARC Summit going to be held from September 25th in Nepal's Capital - Kathmandu has been set Adoption of ‘Deeper Integration for Peace, Progress and Prosperity'.
Nepal's Foreign Minister Mahendra Bahadur Pandey confirmed that the theme was declared as suggested by the Council of Ministers. Earlier, an advisory committee formed under former foreign minister.
Minister Pandey visited SAARC member states for extending formal invitations on behalf of Prime Minister Sushil Koirala few weeks earlier. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pandey visited India, Maldives and Sri Lanka prior to his flight to US for UN General Assembly on September 19.