October 8, 2012: Banaras Hindu University (BHU) signed a memorandum of
understanding (MoU) with Nepalese Ministry of Education for establishment of
Nepal Chair in the Arts Faculty of the university. The aim of the MoU is to support
Nepali languages, literature and cultural studies.
KN Adhikari, Charge De Affair of the Nepalese embassy in New Delhi and BHU
registrar Professor VK Kumra signed the MoU in presence of the Vice Chancellor
Dr Lalji Singh.