Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bimalendra Nidhi has called for logistic support from India in view of local elections scheduled for May 14. In a meeting with the newly-appointed Indian Ambassador to Nepal, Manjeev Singh Puri, at the Home Ministry on Tuesday, DPM Nidhi urged for logistic support from the Indian government in the local election. During the meeting, Home Minister Nidhi expressed his confidence that Nepal-India relations would be further strengthened during the term of new ambassador Puri. On the occasion, Ambassador Puri assured Indian support in upcoming elections. He also pledged to further consolidate friendly age-old relations between Nepal and India in the days ahead.