Former Nepal PM Sushil Koirala dies

Koirala was suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and he succumbed to the disease.

  1. Mr. Koirala was elected as 37th Prime Minister of Nepal from February 10, 2014 till September 2015
  2. He had entered politics in 1954 by joining Nepali Congress after he was inspired by party’s the social-democratic ideals
  3. Since then he had served in various capacities of the Nepali Congress and was elected as its President in 2010 till his death
  4. Under his leadership, Nepali Congress had emerged as the largest party in the 2013 Constituent Assembly elections
  5. During his tenure as Prime Minister in June 2015, a historic agreement among 4 major political parties was reached
  6. Which paved the way for unopposed adaptation of new republic constitution of Nepal

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