Jog Meher Shrestha

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Jog Meher Shrestha
Personal details
NationalityNepali
Political partyRashtriya Prajatantra Party

Jog Meher Shrestha is a Nepalese politician, belonging to the Rastriya Prajatantra Party. He was politically active during the Panchayat period.[1] Shrestha was appointed Land Reform and Management Minister in the cabinet of Sher Bahadur Deuba in 2004.[2]

After the 2005 royal take-over, Shrestha was arrested accused of misuse of the Prime Ministers Fund. In March 2005, he was released on bail.[3] In June 2005, he was acquitted.[4]

In 2006, he was acting chairman of the RPP.[5]

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  1. ^ [1] Archived July 24, 2008, at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ [2] Archived October 6, 2008, at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ "Two ex-Nepali ministers become free birds - The Times of India". Articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 2005-03-22. Retrieved 2015-04-01.
  4. ^ "International : Deuba cleared of graft charges". Thehindu.com. 2005-06-28. Retrieved 2015-04-01.
  5. ^ [3] Archived July 17, 2011, at the Wayback Machine

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