The government has appointed AC Sherpa as the Honorary Consul for Seattle in Washington State of the United States of America. Sherpa has been appointed as the Honorary Consul to extend support to the Nepali communities residing Washington State as well as promote Nepal’s tourism in the US.
Nepal’s Ambassador to US, Arjun Karki, has already informed Sherpa of his nomination to the post of Honorary Consul. “Government of Nepal, reposing trust and confidence in Sherpa, has appointed him the hon- orary consul of Nepal in Seattle for four years,” an appointment letter sent by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reads. It has been felt necessary to appoint an honorary consul there to take care if the interest of Nep- alese residing in the State for the purpose of business, trade, tourism, education and travelling and any other reason and to add and assist them in all legal, consular and trade related matters, the letter adds.
Sherpa who is also Deputy Regional Coordinator (Americas) for the NRN’s International Coordination Council said that he would further focus to excel himself and support as much as possible for Nepali communities by social services and promoting tourism, healthcare and education for future generation.