Deuba moving to private resident Friday

Outgoing Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba prepares to stand up after announcing his resignation in Kathmandu, Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. Deuba, whose Nepali Congress party lost parliamentary elections, resigns paving way for a new government to take over power. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)

Outgoing Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is moving out of the Prime Minister’s official residence Baluwatar Friday. He is shifting from Baluwatar to his Budhanilkantha-based private residence, according to his personal secretary Keshab Raj Joshi.

He was succeeded by CPN-UML Chair KP Sharma Oli Thursday. Oli was sworn as the Prime Minister of Nepal Thursday.

Deuba, the Nepali Congress President, had been elected the Prime Minister on June 6, 2017.



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