Former Law Minister of Nepal Nilambar Acharya has been appointed as country’s ambassador to India. President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered the oath of office and secrecy to Mr Acharya in Kathmandu. He has been appointed on the recommendation of the cabinet.
Mr Acharya served as a member of Eminent Persons Group formed by India and Nepal on bilateral relations. He was Law Minister in the interim government of 1990. The position of Nepalese ambassador to India was lying vacant after Deep Kumar Upadhyay resigned in October 2017 to join politics.
Source- DD News
Static/Current Takeaways Important For NIACL AO Mains Exam:
- Nepal’s central bank is called as Nepal Rashtra Bank.
- It was established in 1956 under the Nepal Rashtra Bank Act 1955.
- Dr. Chiranjibi Nepal is the Governor of Nepal Rashtra Bank.