Election of Prime Minister of Nepal

Press Statement
Mark C. Toner
Deputy Department Spokesperson
Washington, DC
October 12, 2015


The United States congratulates Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli on his election as the Prime Minister of Nepal. We look forward to working with the Prime Minister on ongoing efforts to rebuild after the earthquake and to bring about a more prosperous, unified, and stable Nepal. The United States encourages all political stakeholders to fully engage in a democratic process that accommodates the aspirations of all Nepalis.