Nepal Government named Nepali Congress leader Deep Kumar Upadhyay as Nepal’s new ambassador to India. This post has been lying vacant for more than three years. Rukma Shukshere Rana, Nepali Congress leader, held this post lastly in August 2011. Deep Kumar Upadhyay hails from Kapilvastu district in southern Nepal.
Knowledge is Wealth
The current President of Nepal is Ram Baran Yadav and Prime Minister is Sushil Koirala.
By percentage, Nepal has the largest majority of Hindu population in the world.
The only three countries in the world where Hindus are majority are Nepal, India and Mauritius.
The last king to rule Nepal was Gyanendra. In 2006 Nepal completely transformed from centuries old Monarchy to Democracy.
The current Indian Ambassador to Nepal is Ranjit Rae.