India, China Spar Over Nepal
Tug of war intensifies
By: Neeta Lal
The India-China tug of war for regional primacy is now playing itself out over Nepal amid a deepening political crisis in the Himalayan nation in the wake of the dissolution of Parliament in Kathmandu and the sacking of the caretaker Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli (above) from the ruling Nepal Communist Party.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Mo…