Dahal proposes Oli as PM candidate, Kamal Thapa seconds
KATHMANDU: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli filed his nomination for the election of prime minister at Parliament.
In the nomination, UCPN-Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has proposed Oli as a prime ministerial candidate while Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal Kamal Thapa seconded the proposal.
CPN-UML has 183 members, UCPN-Maoist 83 (after Baburam Bhattarai resigned), RPP-Nepal 25, RPP 12, CPN-ML 5 and Rastriya Janamorcha 3.
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