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Dahal Govt. withdraws ex-Nepal PM Oli's recommendations for envoys

Updated: Aug 05, 2016 14:19 IST

Kathmandu, Aug. 5 (ANI): Nepali Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal-led Government on Friday decided to withdraw the names of 14 persons recommended by former prime minister K.P. Sharma Oli-led government as ambassadors.

The decision was made during the Cabinet meeting, reports the Himalayan Times.

Oli-led government had recommended 22 names for appointment as Nepali ambassadors to various countries.

While eight of them are from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the remaining 14 are from political backgrounds. (ANI)