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Prime Minister of Nepal
Coat of arms of Nepal.svg
Emblem of Nepal
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Incumbent
Khadga Prasad Oli

since 15 February 2018
Style The Right Honourable (formal)
His Excellency (diplomatic)
Abbreviation P.M.
प्र.म.
Member of
  • Council of Ministers of Nepal
  • Pratinidhi Sabha
Reports to
Residence Baluwatar, Kathmandu
Seat Singha Durbar, Kathmandu
Appointer President of Nepal
Term length At the pleasure of the president; Pratinidhi Sabha term is 5 years unless dissolved sooner; No term limits specified
Inaugural holder Bhimsen Thapa
as second Mukhtiyar of Nepal and de facto first Prime Minister.
Formation 25 December 1843 (1843-12-25) (176 years ago)
Deputy Deputy Prime Minister of Nepal (multiple)
Salary NPR 77,280 (basic monthly pay)

The Prime Minister of Nepal (Nepali: नेपालको प्रधानमन्त्री) is the leader of the executive body of Nepal. The prime minister is the head of the Council of Ministers of Nepal. He/she should be member of the House of the Representative Pratinidhi Sabha. The prime minister is the senior-most member of cabinet in the executive of government in a parliamentary system.

The residence of Prime Minister of Nepal is in Baluwatar, Kathmandu. The seat of the Prime Minister is Singha Darbar since the time of Chandra Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana. The basic monthly salary of Prime Minister of Nepal is NPR 77,280. The Prime Minister of Nepal does not have a term limit.

The current Prime Minister is Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli, since 15 February 2018.


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