Nepal’s newly-appointed Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has determined to take the vote of confidence within the Parliament on January 10, an official mentioned on Monday.
The 68-year-old CPN-Maoist Centre chief was sworn in because the Prime Minister for the third time on December 26 after he dramatically walked out of the pre-poll alliance led by the Nepali Congress and joined palms with opposition chief Ok P Sharma Oli.
Prachanda on Monday requested the parliament secretariat to rearrange to desk the agenda of the vote of confidence in parliament on January 10.
“The Prime Minister has despatched a letter to incorporate the topic of vote of confidence on the agenda of the Parliament on the tenth of January,” mentioned Rojnath Pandey, the spokesperson of the Parliament Secretariat.
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There’s a constitutional provision that an individual who has develop into the Prime Minister ought to take a vote of confidence inside one month of swearing into workplace.
President Bidhya Devi Bhandari referred to as the primary session of the brand new Parliament on January 9 after the nation went to polls on November 20.
This would be the first Parliament session after the appointment of “Prachanda” as the brand new prime minister of the landlocked nation.
Prachanda was appointed because the nation’s new prime minister after he submitted a letter to President Bhandari displaying the assist of 169 members within the 275-member Home of Representatives.
He wants 138 votes for a transparent majority within the Home.
He has the assist of seven events, together with Oli’s Communist Occasion of Nepal-Unified Marxist-Leninist (CPN-UML) and the newly-formed Rastriya Swatantra Occasion (RSP).
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