Manoj Kewalramani, Fellow-China Studies, at The Takshashila Institution, was quoted in an Al Jazeera article on October 13, 2019, discussing Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Nepal. Manoj was quoted as saying:
There are “certain political costs” attached to Beijing’s increased investment (in Nepal). “This is an opportunity to develop and to attract investment for the betterment of the economy, but there are risks with that and it’s about the dexterity of your foreign policy to be able to manage some of these risks and that’s the challenge.”
The full article can be read on Al Jazeera‘s website here.