HETAUDA — CPN-UML Parliamentary Party leader Dor Mani Paudel took the oath of office and secrecy as the Chief Minister of Province 3 on Monday and becaome the first person to be appointed as the Chief Minister among the seven provinces of federal Nepal.
Paudel will assume the office at around 11 am today. Newly appointed Chief Minister Paudel said that a three-member Cabinet will formed today itself.
Province Chief Anuradha Koirala administered the oath to Paudel amid a function this morning. Speaker Sanu Kumar Shrestha was also present on the occasion.
Preparations are underway to appoint Chief Minister in other provinces as well.
Paudel had worked as the Chairman of Nepal Municipality Association for 15 years.He was elected as the Mayor of Hetauda Municipality in the local level election in 1992 and 1995. He was also the member of Local Level Restructuring Commission (LLRC) after the promulgation of a new constitution in 2015.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.