Butwal, Apr. 28: Nepali Congress Lumbini Province Parliamentary Party Leader Dilli Bahadur Chaudhary has been appointed as the Chief Minister of the Lumbini Province.
Province Chief Amik Sherchan appointed Chaudhary as the Chief Minister of the province as per Article 168 (2) of the constitution.
Chaudhary had submitted the claim to the Province Chief’s Office with the support of 8 parties and the signatures of the 53 members of PA.
Chaudhary was supported by Nepali Congress, CPN (Maoist Centre), Janata Samajwadi Party, Loktantrik Samajwadi Party, Nagarik Unmukti Party, Janamat, Rashtriya Janamorcha and CPN (United Socialist) Party.