KATHMANDU, August 7: Dr Baburam Bhattarai and Mahindra Raya Yadav have been picked as the chairpersons of the newly-formed Nepal Samajwadi Party. The party was formed after Dr Bhattarai led team quit the Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP), Nepal, a few weeks ago.
The first meeting of the party held in Lalitpur on Saturday formed a 189-member Central Committee, selecting Dr Bhattarai and Yadav as the chairpersons.
Ganga Narayan Shrestha is named as the party's co-chair while Hisila Yami, Durga Sob and Bhakta Bahadur Shah are the vice-chairs.
Ramesh Prasad Yadav is picked as the party's general secretary.