Oli’s interview: In an exclusive interview with Zee News of India, Nepali PM Oli prioritised Nepal’s non-aligned foreign policy and also stressed on maintaining and resolving border issues with India. Furthermore, some analysists have critiqued that since his rivals – Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Madhav Kumar Nepal, have secured China’s support, Oli has turned to India in a desperate attempt to have international backing. However, the interview was viewed as a positive one as Oli remained unbiased. He was also prepared to answer all the questions thrown at him, mostly regarding his juvenile statements for India in 2020.
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