October 23, 2021, Saturday
Nepal 1:37:26 pm

Khadka appointed Foreign Minister

The Nepal Weekly
September 28, 2021

President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Wednesday administered the oath of office and secrecy to newly appointed Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr Narayan Khadka. Dr. Khadka, 72, has been appointed as the Minister for Foreign Affairs at the recommendation of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba. Minister Khadka took oath amidst a ceremony at the Rastrapati Bhawan, Shital Niwas in the presence of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, according to sources at the President’s office.  The post of Minister for Foreign Minister remained vacant for more than two months after Prime Minister Deuba assumed office.