Bimalendra Nidhi

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Bimalendra Nidhi
Bimalendra Nidh in New Delhi on August 20, 2016 (cropped).jpg
Vice-President of the Nepali Congress
Assumed office
2018
PresidentSher Bahadur Deuba
Preceded byRam Chandra Paudel
Deputy Prime Minister of Nepal
In office
4 August 2016[1] – 7June 2021
Prime MinisterPushpa Kamal Dahal
Preceded byBijay Kumar Gachhadar
Succeeded byBijay Kumar Gachhadar
Minister for Home Affairs
In office
4 August 2016[1] – 7 June 2021
Prime MinisterPushpa Kamal Dahal
Preceded byShakti Bahadur Basnet
Succeeded byJanardan Sharma[2]
Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport[4]
In office
25 February 2014[3] – 12 October 2015
Prime MinisterSushil Koirala
Succeeded byBijay Kumar Gachhadar
Member of the House of Representatives
In office
1994–2002
Preceded byMahendra Narayan Nidhi
Succeeded bySanjay Sah
ConstituencyDhanusha-4
Member of the Constituent Assembly / Legislature Parliament
In office
2008–2017
Preceded byAnanda Prasad Dhungana
ConstituencyDhanusha-3
Personal details
Born (1956-09-25) 25 September 1956 (age 65)[5]
Janakpur, Dhanusa, Nepal
NationalityNepali
Political partyNepali Congress
Spouse(s)Anamika Upasak Nidhi
MotherPrem Sagari Nidhi
FatherMahendra Narayan Nidhi[6]
ResidenceNagrain, Janakpur, Nepal
EducationMasters in Political Science[7]
Alma materTribhuvan University

Bimalendra Nidhi (Maithili/Nepali/Devanagari: बिमलेन्द्र निधि audio speaker iconlisten ); is the former Deputy Prime Minister of Nepal and Minister of Home Affairs of Nepal.[8] He is the present vice-president of Nepali Congress, the governing party of the Nepal.[9][10]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Nepal, Review. "Newly-appointed Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bimalendra Nidhi vows for sound security". Review Nepal News. Retrieved 14 March 2019.
  2. "Deuba sworn in as 40th PM, forms Cabinet by inducting 7 ministers". kathmandupost.ekantipur.com. Retrieved 14 March 2019.
  3. "अन्ततः २१ सदस्यीय मन्त्रिमण्डल" [Finally 21 members cabinet]. BBC News नेपाली (in Nepali). 25 February 2014. Retrieved 14 March 2019.
  4. "SC's stay order to correct 16-pt deal: Minister Nidhi". The Himalayan Times. 20 June 2015. Retrieved 14 March 2019.
  5. "Bimalendra Nidhi". Vimarshnews. Retrieved 14 March 2019.[permanent dead link]
  6. "Bimalendra Nidhi". election2013.ujyaaloonline.com. Archived from the original on 15 January 2019. Retrieved 14 March 2019.
  7. "Bimalendra Nidhi". election2013.ujyaaloonline.com. Archived from the original on 15 January 2019. Retrieved 14 March 2019.
  8. "Prachanda sworn in Nepal's new Prime Minister". The Hindu. 4 August 2016. Retrieved 14 March 2019.
  9. Das, Samir Kumar (2005). Peace processes and peace accords. SAGE. p. 289. ISBN 978-0-7619-3391-5.
  10. "Nidhi appointed NC Vice-Prez, Khadka Gen Secy". kathmandupost.ekantipur.com. Retrieved 14 March 2019.