Ascent in the Political Arena: With the restoration of democracy in 1990, KP Sharma Oli emerged as a key figure in the CPN-UML (Communist Party of Nepal – Unified Marxist Leninist). Elected as a Member of Parliament, his oratory skills and strategic acumen helped him ascend the party ranks. His resilience and unwavering commitment to his party’s principles earned him widespread respect and recognition.

Key Roles and Political Milestones:

  • Minister of Home Affairs (1994-1995): Oli’s tenure as Home Minister in Manmohan Adhikari’s government was marked by significant reforms aimed at enhancing law and order in the country.
  • Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs (2006-2007): During his time in the interim government post-civil war, Oli played a pivotal role in shaping Nepal’s foreign policy, focusing on establishing stronger diplomatic relations
  • First Term as Prime Minister (2015-2016): Oli’s initial term as Prime Minister saw the promulgation of a new constitution amidst an economic blockade by India. His administration worked to diversify trade routes and lessen dependency on India, fostering closer ties with China.
  • Second Term as Prime Minister (2018-2021): Re-elected in 2018, Oli’s second term focused on infrastructure development and economic reform. Despite internal party conflicts and the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, he remained committed to national progress.
  • Current Term as Prime Minister (2023-Present): Resuming office in 2023, Oli continues to prioritize development, political stability, and national sovereignty, striving to lead Nepal towards a prosperous future.

Real Name: Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli

Date of Birth: February 22, 1952

Birth Place: Terhathum, Nepal

Residence: Balkot, Bhaktapur, Nepal

Profession: Politician

Nationality: Nepali

Religion: Hinduism

Partner: Radhika Shakya

Father: Mohan Prasad Oli

Mother: Madhumaya Oli

Horoscope: Pisces

Age: 72 (as of 2024)

Weight: Approximately 70 kg (154 lbs)

Height: 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm)

Body Type: Average

Eye Color: Black

Hair Color: Grey