Indian Embassy signed an agreement with Manipal College of Medical Sciences to provide cashless medical treatment to the Indian Ex-servicemen pensioners in Nepal. According to a press release issued by Indian Embassy, government of India has started Ex-servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) which caters for providing cashless medical treatment at all major hospitals in Nepal that are empanelled with ECHS. In this process, an MOA was signed between Colonel Ajay Pasbola, Defence Attaché, Embassy of India and Dr BM Nagpal, Dean, Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Pokhara. This MOA was signed in the presence of Indian Ambassador to Nepal, Ranjit Rae. The Ambassador also oversaw few facilities in the hospital and assured the Indian Ex-servicemen of all the support from Government of India for their welfare.