He has been elected to the Pratinidhi Sabha from Jhapa in 1991, 1994, 1999 and 2017 on a CPN (UML) ticket. Nepal's top court began hearings on Wednesday on petitions challenging Prime Minister K.P. [23], His first stint was dominated by the economic blockade imposed by India upon the promulgation of the constitution of Nepal. [15] He completed his primary school education in Tehrathum and later migrated to the southeastern district of Jhapa in 1962. Oli has defended his recommendation to dissolve Nepal’s parliament as a necessary decision amid a lack of cooperation from the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP). [31] He contested and won from two constituencies in the 1999 election and gave up his Jhapa–6 seat. Oli became prime minister three years ago after teaming up with former Maoist rebels to form a unified Communist party. The Indian government has been accused for creating this political scenario against Oli as he stood firmly against the economic blockade imposed by India. Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli (Nepali: खड्गप्रसाद ओली, pronounced [kʰʌɽɡʌprʌsad̪ oli]; born 22 February 1952), more commonly known as K. P. Sharma Oli, (also known as "केपी बा" among youths)[1] is a Nepalese politician and the current Prime Minister of Nepal. He is praised and considered a nationalist for standing against India during the 2015 Nepal blockad In 1804, a single authoritative position of Mukhtiyar was created by Rana Bahadur Shah which carried the executive powers of nation. A year later he became a district committee member of the party and soon the chief of the Jhapa Movement Organizing Committee in 1972. Nepal has ensured its soil not misused for illegitimate interests of any neighbouring country: Gyawali, PIA passenger aircraft 'held back' at Kuala Lumpur airport over lease dispute, Pakistan wants to hike power tariff despite recent massive blackout, Fire destroys homes of thousands in Rohingya refugee camps. Nepal's Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali is the senior-most political leader from Nepal to visit India after Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli triggered a border row last year. In his address, Oli spoke on current issues of Nepal. KATHMANDU: Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli recommended dissolution of Parliament at an emergency Cabinet meeting on Sunday, according to media reports. 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Sharma Oli, called for the dissolution of the lower house of Parliament despite protests from his own Nepal Communist Party and … Bhimsen Thapa was the first prime minister of Nepal and his position was then termed as MUKHTIYAAR. [7][8] His hostility towards critics and inability to deliver in infrastructure development despite a historic majority in 2017 Nepalese legislative election is often criticized. After the 1990 People's Movement, he was elected as a member of parliament from Jhapa–6 in 1991. Kathmandu: In an unprecedented move, Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Kathmandu [Nepal], December 25 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has inducted five new ministers into his Cabinet on Friday evening. [2][3][4] He previously served as Prime Minister from 11 October 2015 to 3 August 2016 and was the first elected PM under the newly adopted Constitution of Nepal. FILE PHOTO: Nepal's Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli reviews the guard of honour during a welcoming ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi, Vietnam May 11, 2019. Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari today dissolved the country's parliament on the recommendation of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli following a … Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli, more commonly known as K. P. Sharma Oli, is a Nepalese politician and the current Prime Minister of Nepal. PM Oli was under pressure to withdraw an ordinance related to All prime ministers of Nepal between 1768 and 1950 were Chhetris with the exception of Ranga Nath Poudyal, being a Brahmin. The prime minister, K.P. In an exclusive interview with Zee News Editor-in-Chief Sudhir Chaudhary, Prime Minister … The prime minister is the chair of the Council of Ministers of Nepal and the chief adviser to the President of Nepal. [16] He resided mostly in Jhapa during his early political life. The prime minister of Nepal (Nepali: नेपालको प्रधानमन्त्री) is the head of government and chief executive of Nepal. In an exclusive interview with Zee News Editor in Chief Sudhir Chaudhary, Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli opened his heart and spoke on different subjects (in Hindi) to convey his sentiments and his understanding of the ancient ties between the two nations --- India and Nepal, taking pride in the rich and variegated history of Nepal. Oli continued his studies up to Class 9 at Himalaya Higher Secondary School in Damak, Jhapa.[17]. Nepal's Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday conducted an emergency meeting of the cabinet at his residence in Kathmandu. 2015 Parliamentary Prime Minister Election, Oli is married to Radhika Shakya. [citation needed], He was appointed Prime Minister for a second time on 15 February 2018 after CPN (UML) became the largest party in the House of Representatives following the 2017 legislative elections with support from Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Centre), the same party whose withdrawal of support had led to resignation in his first term. According to officials, Oli also addressed the National Assembly on Sunday. Triggering protests and the resignations of at least seven Cabinet-rank ministers, Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli Sunday dissolved the country’s House of Representatives, which is the lower house of Parliament, two years short of its five-year tenure following months of bickering among factions within the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP). The first elected Prime Minister was Bishweshwar Prasad Koirala, in 1959.… In picture: Emergency Cabinet meeting underway at Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's residence in Kathmandu/ANI According to officials, Oli also addressed the National Assembly on Sunday. Oli's candidacy was supported by the Unified Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist), Rastriya Prajatantra Party Nepal, and Madhesi Jana Adhikar Forum along with 13 other small parties. Oli is known for his tongue-in-cheek remarks and blithe disregard for his critics. [12][13][14] Oli was raised by his grandmother, Rammaya, after his mother died of smallpox when he was four. Sharma Oli In an exclusive interview with Zee News Editor-in-Chief Sudhir Chaudhary, Prime Minister … He was sworn in on 12 October. Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers Singhadurbar, Kathmandu, Nepal. [20] Oli was subsequently elected as the chairman of CPN (UML) in July 2014 during the party's ninth general convention. He was elected from Jhapa–7 in the 2013 Constituent Assembly election and became leader of the CPN (UML) parliamentary party on 4 February 2014, defeating party chairman Jhala Nath Khanal by a vote of 98 to 75.