Madhav Kumar Nepal
(, born March 6, 1953)K.C., Surendra. Aitihasik dastavej sangroh - bhag 2
: Pairavi Prakashan, 2063 B.S. p 460. is a Nepali politician who was Prime Minister
from May 25, 2009 until February 6, 2011. He was previously the General Secretary of Communist Party of Nepal
for 15 years.
M.K. Nepal was born to Mangal Kumar Upadhyaya
and Durgadevi Upadhaya. He graduated in Commerce from Tribhuvan University
in 1973 and worked in banking and civil service before turning to full-time politics.
He has dropped his surname, Upadhyaya
M.K. Nepal joined the communist
movement in 1969<!-- 2026 B.S. -->. In the underground struggle, he used party names such as 'Subodh', 'Sunil', 'Ranjan' and 'Bibek'. In 1971 he became a district committee member of the Nepal Revolutionary Organisation
. At a conference held in Biratnagar
June 7–8, 1975, M.K. Nepal was elected as a bureau member of the All Nepal Communist Revolutionary Coordination Committee
. When the ANCRCC(ML) founded the Communist Party of Nepal
in 1978, M.K. Nepal was elected a politburo
member of the new party.<ref... Read More