May 9, 2019 05:16 PM NPT
Photo: Republica files
May 9: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has assigned Deputy Prime Minister Ishwar Pokharel to look after the daily administrative works of the Prime Minister during the absence of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who is on a foreign visit.
The President has assigned this responsibility to the DPM and Defence Minister Pokharel on the recommendation of the Prime Minister, the Office of the President stated in a communiqué.
Prime Minister Oli left here today on an official visit to Viet Nam and Cambodia.