Bidya Devi Bhandari re-elected as Nepal President


Nepal’s first woman President Bidya Devi Bhandari was re-elected for a second term in office with an overwhelming majority.

Incumbent President Bhandari, the Left alliance’s candidate, was elected with more than a two-thirds majority as she defeated her Nepali Congress (NC) rival Kumari Laxmi Rai in the presidential election.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Exams-
  • Prime Minister of Nepal- Khadga Prasad Oli
  • Currency of Nepal- Nepalese rupee
  • Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal
Source- The Hindu