Newly appointed PM Oli sworn in, repeats old cabinet

14 May 2021, Kathmandu

Newly-appointed Prime Minister KP Oli has been sworn in today. He took the oath of office and secrecy Friday afternoon.

President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered the oath of office and secrecy to Prime Minister Oli at the President’s Office, Sheetal Niwas Friday.

The President had on Thursday re-appointed him the Prime Minister in the capacity of the leader of the largest party in the capacity of the leader of the largest party in the parliament as per Article 76 (3).

The President on May 9 had called for two or more than two political parties to present the claim for a new prime minister with a majority of the members of HoR by Thursday 9.00 pm as per Article 76 (2) of the Nepal Constitution.

Though the main opposition Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center) made effort to gather support from a majority of HoR members it was not materialized in the stipulated period.

With the expiration of the given period, Oli was appointed as the prime minister in the capacity of the leader of the largest party in the parliament as per Article 76 (3).

Oli’s Cabinet

Ishwar Pokharel, Deputy Prime Minister

Ram Bahadur Thapa, Home Minister

Top Bahadur Rayamajhi, Energy Minister

Bishnu Poudel, Finance Minister

Pradeep Gyawali, Foreign Affairs Minister

Hridyesh Tripathi, Health and Population Minister

Lekhraj Bhatta, Minister of Industry, Commerce and Supplies

Krishna Gopal Shrestha, Education Minister

Prabhu Sah, Minister of Urban Development

Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal, Tourism Minister

Mani Chandra Thapa, Minister of Drinking Water Supply

Padma Aryal, Agriculture Minister

Basant Nembang, Minister of Physical Infrastructure and Transport

Gauri Shankar Chaudhary, Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Security

Parbat Gurung, Minister of Communications and Information Technology

Shiva Maya Tumbhamphe, Minister of Land Management, Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation

Lila Nath Shrestha, Minister of Law

Ganesh Singh Thagunna, Minister of Federal Affairs and General Administration

Prem Bahadur Ale, Forest Minister

Juli Kumari Mahato, Minister of Women, Children and Senior Citizens

Dawa Lama Tamang, Minister of Youth and Sports

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