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Sumana Shrestha: Background, Expertise and Responsibilities

Background & Expertise

Sumana Shrestha is a management consultant by training, an entrepreneur by passion and an activist by necessity. From mobilizing community at the local level in advocating for conserving heritages of Kasthamandap to Rani Pokhari, Sumana has…

Biography

Hair tied in a high ponytail, a multi-purpose ‘Made in Nepal’ backpack on her back, a tote bag with a lunch box and the keys of her electric car in her hand – Sumana Shrestha walks into the Federal Parliament Secretariat at Singha Durbar.…

What does an MP do?

The Constitution of Nepal 2015 has laid foundations for a bicameral legislature. According to article 83 of the Constitution, the Federal Parliament comprises of two houses: the House of Representatives (Lower House) and the National…