Bhatta becomes province-7 Chief Minister
Dhangadhi, Feb 15: Parliamentary Party leader of the CPN (Maoist Centre), Trilochan Bhatta, has been appointed Chief Minister of province no 7 today.
State Minister Mohan Raj Malla appointed Bhatta to the post as per the Article 168 (2) of the Constitution.
According to the office of the State Chief, preparation was underway to administer oath of office and secrecy to Chief Minister Bhatta on February 17.
Bhatta, 48, is provincial assembly member from Doti district.
Narayan Kaji Shrestha is the secretariat member and spokesperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party. Although he had staked his claim to the post of...