Newly elected President of Nepal Bidhya Devi Bhandari has been sworn in as the first female and second president of Nepal.
Chief Justice Kalyan Shrestha administered the oath of office and secrecy to President Bhandari. Bhandari amidst a special function held at Sheetal Niwas, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, on Thursday, October 29, 2015.
Outgoing President Ram Baran Yadav, Vice-President Paramananda Jha, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, Speaker Onsari Gharti Magar among others were present at the oath taking ceremony.
Yadav handed over the chair of the President to Bhandari on the same occasion.