Bidhya Devi Bhandari
Bidhya Devi Bhandari
Full NameBidhya Devi Bhandari
Date of BirthJune 19, 1961
BirthplaceBhojpur, Nepal
OfficePresident of Nepal (Since 2015)
NationalityNepali
ProfessionPresident of Nepal, Politician
Height1.52 m
Spouse Madan Bhandari
Net Worth$1 million – $5 million

Biography

Bidya Devi Bhandari is a Nepalese politician who is the second and current president of Nepal. She was born on June 19, 1961, in Bhojpur, Nepal. She served as the vice-chairperson of the Communist Party of Nepal and was the chair of the All Nepal Women’s Association before being elected president.

She served as the Minister of Environment and Population in 1997 and has been an active campaigner for environmental awareness and women’s rights in Nepal. In June 2017, she visited the headquarters of the International Union for Conservation of Nature in Gland, Switzerland, and met with the director-general Inger Andersen to discuss enhanced collaboration on nature conservation and sustainable development. 

Height & Weight

Bidhya Devi Bhandari is a beautiful woman with a small height and fit body figure. Similarly, she stands at a height of 1.52 M.

Education

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Family

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Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Bhandari was active in politics from an early age. According to the details provided by the CPN-UML, Bhandari joined politics as an activist of the Youth League of CPN(ML) in 1978, from Bhojpur. She played a role as an in-charge for the Eastern Zone Committee of ANNFSU from 1979 to 1987.

Her active political journey, however, started when she received party membership from the CPN (ML) in 1980. After completing her school-level study, Bhandari was enrolled in Mahendra Morang Adarsha Multiple Campus where she was elected treasurer of the students’ union. Also, she played a pivotal role as a chairperson of the women’s wing of GEFONT from 1993 before being elected a central committee member of the CPN–UML in 1997.

Rumors/Controversy

There is no known information about her Rumors and Controversy.

Net Worth

Bidhya Devi Bhandari Net Worth is$1million-$5 million as of 2022 according to the source.

Bidhya Devi Bhandari Facts

  • Bidya Devi Bhandari is a Nepalese politician who is the second and current president of Nepal. She is the first woman to hold the office in the country. She served as the vice-chairperson of the Communist Party of Nepal and was the chair of the All Nepal Women’s Association before being elected president.
  • Bhandari has been accused of taking a partisan stance since being elected President. She held onto the National Assembly election ordinance delaying the formation of the government after the 2017 legislative elections. She also held the nomination of three members to National Assembly sent by the outgoing Deuba government but immediately approved the nominations sent in by the incoming Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.
  • In June 2017, she visited the headquarters of the International Union for Conservation of Nature in Gland, Switzerland and met with the director general Inger Andersen to discuss about enhanced collaboration on nature conservation and sustainable development. In 2016, Forbes placed her on number 52 in their list of the world’s 100 most powerful women.

Q&A

  1. When was Bidhya Devi Bhandari born ?– 19/06/1961 
  2. Who is the husband of Bidhya Devi Bhandari?–  Madan Bhandari
  3. What is the nickname of Bidhya Devi Bhandari?– N/A

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