Kathmandu, February 14
Thr CPN-UML has decided to put forward the name of its Chairman KP Sharma Oli for the next Prime Minister as soon as the new House of Representatives will begin its operation.
Oli is certain to become the PM as the CPN-Maoist Centre has assured its support to him and the two parties together command a comfortable majority in the Lower House.
A Standing Committee meeting of the party which has been emerged as the biggest political force of the country after recent elections made the decision, according to party Secretary Gokarna Bista.
The party is, however. is yet to officially choose Oli as the parliamentary party leader because the Election Commission is yet to announce the final results of proportional representation polls.
The process of appointment of Prime Minister will begin as soon as the Commission submits final results of House of Representatives election to the President.
Published on February 14th, Wednesday, 2018 4:30 PM