#KP Sharma Oli

.Kathmandu, Nepal
In December, KP Sharma Oli called for elections in April and May. (Photo Credit: PTI photo)

  • In December, KP Sharma Oli dismissed the House of Representatives abruptly 
  • He also accused members of his Nepal Communist Party of being uncooperative
  • Nepal's Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned the decision and reinstated the parliament

.Kathmandu, Nepal
Nepalese policemen snatch a burning effigy of prime minister KP Sharma Oli from protesters during a protest in Kathmandu. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • At least 77 protesters, including a former minister, were arrested in Kathmandu
  • Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli dismissed the legislature in December
  • The nationwide strike was called by former Maoist rebel leader Pushpa Kamal Dahal

.Kathmandu, Nepal
KP Oli was asked to explain as to why he shouldn't be removed from the party for making unconstitutional decisions. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Spokesperson Narayankaji Shrestha said that Nepal PM Oli no longer is member of the party
  • Caretaker PM Oli on December 20, 2020, decided to dissolve the Parliament
  • This step was approved by President Bidya Devi Bhandari