01/ 20/ 2020
President of NOC Hon. Jeevan Ram Shrestha signed an agreement regarding pre-training camp of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Tokushima Prefecture with the Governor of Tokushima Mr. Kamon Izumi at Tokushima, Japan in the presence of Ambassador of Nepal in Japan H.E. Prativa Rana , Chairman of Tokushima Prefecture Parliament Mr. Hiroshi Kita and President of Tokushima Nepal Friendship Association Mr. Yasutaka Taniguchi. In the MOU Program President of Nepal Swimming Association Mr. Ashok Bajracharya as well as President of Nepal Archery Association Mr. Dipak Raj Gurung also signed an agreement with the Governor for the pre training camp of their respective sports.
President of NOC Hon Shrestha thanked the Host and praised them for their great hospitality. President Shrestha talked about the long history of great friendship between Nepal and Japan. He also welcomed everyone to Nepal for Visit Nepal 2020 and finally gave best wishes for the success of the Olympic Tokyo 2020 slated to be held in Japan.
Governer Mr. Izumi expressed his happiness to be able to help the athletes from Nepal for the 2020 Olympics. He also wished success for Visit Nepal 2020.
Ambassador of Nepal in Japan H.E. Prativa Rana also was delighted by the agreement and said that Nepalese athletes will improve their skills which will be benefit for the Olympic 2020.
In the Program President of Nepal Tokushima(Japan) Friendship Association Mr. Bishnu Gopal Shrestha, Third Secretary of Embassy of Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal in Japan Mr. Prem Prasad Baral, Chairman of Tokushima Prefecture Parliament Mr. Hiroshi Kita, President of Tokushima Swimming Federation Mr. Yasutaka Taniguchi, President of Tokushima Archery Association Mr. Masayoshi Kawabata.