"A plantation drive was started by Nepalese citizens in the Tanakpur border area. Local authorities had spoken out against the matter. Regarding the same issue, a meeting was held with officials from Nepal on Thursday," Lokeshwar Singh had said on Friday.
The Champawat SP said that Kathmandu officials assured Indian officials that the plantation drive will be stopped at the India-Nepal border area.
Earlier on Thursday, a meeting was called by the Indian officials after reports of Nepalese encroachment at the border surfaced.
The police said that the incident took place at the border area in Fatehpur of Terhagachh block in Bihar's Kishanganj district.
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