KATHMANDU: K P Sharma Oli was sworn in as Nepal’s Prime Minister for the third time on Friday, days after he misplaced a vote of confidence in Parliament.
President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered the oath of workplace and secrecy to Oli, 69, at a ceremony at Shital Niwas, after he was reappointed to the put up on Thursday evening as the Opposition events didn’t safe majority seats in Parliament to kind a brand new authorities.
Oli, the Chairman of CPN-UML, misplaced a vital belief vote in the House of Representatives on Monday.
Oli will now need to take a vote of confidence on the House inside 30 days, failing which, an try and kind a authorities beneath Article 76 (5) of the Constitution could be initiated.
He beforehand served as prime minister from October 11, 2015 to August 3, 2016 and once more from February 15, 2018 to May 13, 2021.