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Bidya Sundar Shakya

Bidya Sundar Shakya (Nepali: बिद्या सुंदर शाक्य) is a Nepali politician and current Mayor of Kathmandu.[1] Shakya previously served as Chairman of Ward No. 21 for two terms.[2] Shakya is the current secretary of CPN-UML's Kathmandu District committee. He was criticized heavily for getting a car bought for him immediately after getting elected as the mayor of Kathmandu. The cost of the Toyota car was over 10 million rupees.

Bidya Sundar Shakya
बिद्या सुंदर शाक्य
Bidya Sundar Shakya meets Manuela Carmena in Madrid in 2017.jpg
Mayor of Kathmandu
Assumed office
31 May 2017
Deputy Hari Prabha Khadgi
Preceded by Rajaram Shrestha
Personal details
Born May 23, 1963
Kathmandu
Political party Communist Party of Nepal (UML)
Alma mater Shankar Dev Campus

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  1. ^ "CPN-UML's Bidya Sundar Shakya elected Kathmandu Metro City mayor". The Kathmandu Post. Retrieved May 28, 2017. 
  2. ^ "UML to field Bidya Sundar Shakya as mayor candidate in KTM". My Republica Daily. Retrieved May 25, 2017.