Kathmandu ,June 6, Veteran Nepalese Politician Sher Bahadur Deuba is set to become Nepals Prime Minister for the fourth time today
Deuba 70, has the support of more than 50% of the lawmakers.He needs to secure 297 votes in the 593 strong parliament to prove his majority during Tuesday’s election.
The election was earlier scheduled on Sunday but postponed to Tuesday.
However now the main opposition party agreeing to end obstruction of the parliament, NC president Deuba is become the country’s 40th Prime Minister
“We decided to end the obstruction in parliament after the ruling parties agreed to commit in the House to hold elections in the remaining four provinces and not repeating any irregularities,” said former UML chairman Jhal Nath Khanal after the meeting between the government and the Opposition.
Deuba is likely to form a small cabinet on Wednesday which will be expanded in few days
Deuba served as Prime Minister from 1995-97, 2001-2002 and from 2004-2005