K P Sharma Oli re-elected chairman of Nepal's CPN-UML party

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Kathmandu, Nov 30 (PTI) Nepal's main opposition CPN-UML on Tuesday overwhelmingly re-elected former prime minister K P Sharma Oli as the chairman of the country's largest Communist Party for the second time.

Oli bagged 1,840 votes against his nearest rival Bhim Rawal, who got 223 votes, registering a landslide victory in the party's 10th general convention held in Chitwan district.

The 70-year-old leader was re-elected as the party chief for the next five years.