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KATHMANDU -- The Supreme Court in Nepal on Tuesday overturned the decision of President Bidya Devi Bhandari to dissolve the House of Representatives on the recommendation of Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli on Dec. 20 last year.
The five-member Constitutional Bench of the court led by Chief Justice Cholendra Shamsher Rana announced after two months of hearing issued a mandamus order against the dissolution, saying there is no constitutional ground to dissolve the House of Representatives. (Nepal-Suprem ...