Seven days time for government formation.

Kathmandu. The President of Nepal Bidya Devi Bhandari has called for the formation of the government.

The President’s Office issued a statement and informed that President Bhandari has given seven days time to form the government according to Article 76 Clause 2 of the Constitution of Nepal.

Article 76 sub-section 2 of the Constitution of Nepal provides that a member of the House of Representatives who can secure a majority with the support of two or more parties in the House of Representatives can claim to be the Prime Minister.

In accordance with the same arrangement, the statement issued by the President’s office said that the claim should be submitted by 5 pm on the 10th of Sunday.