Nepal's Supreme Court reinstates Parliament dissolved by govt in December last year
- In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court of Nepal reinstated the dissolved House of Representatives.
- A 5 member Constitutional Bench led by Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher Rana annulled the govt’s decision to dissolve the House of Representatives on the 20th of December 2020.
- In a surprise move, Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari had dissolved parliament and announced mid term elections in April-May 2021.
- The move had come in the wake of the request made by the Cabinet led by K.P. Sharma Oli.