Modi, who will be the first prime minister to visit Nepal on a bilateral trip in 17 years, will be hosted by Prime Minister Sushil Koirala and President Ram Baran Yadav over dinner and lunch, respectively. The Indian prime minister is also likely to take his own chef on the tour.
The IAF took three bulletbroof vehicles to Nepal for the occasion
Schools will remain shut in Nepal on Sunday, which is otherwise a working day there, to enable students to welcome the Indian prime minister. Nepalese Prime Minister Koirala will be present at the airport to receive his Indian counterpart.
Prime Minister Modi will also address the Nepalese parliament, the first foreign leader to do so. He also addressed the Bhutanese parliament during a visit to that country in June.