Kathmandu: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has received the vote of confidence. In the House of Representatives polls on Sunday, 165 votes were cast in favor of Deuba while 83 votes were cast against him. 249 MPs participated in the voting.
Along with his own party Nepali Congress, MPs from the Maoist Center, Janata Samajwadi Party, Madhav Kumar Nepal Group of the CPN-UML, and Rastriya Janamorcha have voted for him.
One MP from RPP did not vote.