Kathmandu: Newly-elected President Ram Chandra Paudel was administered the oath of office and secrecy amid a ceremony at Sheetal Niwas on Monday.
Paudel was sworn in by Acting Chief Justice Hari Krishna Karki.
The President took the oath in presence of the Vice-President, Prime Minister, and former Presidents.
Paudel was elected as the third president of republic Nepal on Thursday. Paudel, a Nepali Congress leader, defeated Subas Chandra Nembang of the CPN-UML.