Lal Babu Pandit

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Lal Babu Pandit
लाल बाबु पण्डित
Minister of General Administration of Nepal
Assumed office
25 February 2014
President Ram Baran Yadav
Prime Minister Sushil Koirala
Vice President Parmanand Jha
Personal details
Born Sarlahi, Nepalese Mithila, Nepal
Nationality Nepali
Political party Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist–Leninist)
Residence Kathmandu, Nepal
Occupation Government Official
Profession Politician

Lal Babu Pandit, is a Nepalese politician from Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist–Leninist) who assumed the post of the Minister of General Administration on 25 February 2014 under Sushil Koirala-led government.[1][2][3][4]

Popular Activities[edit]

Action against PR and Green Card holder citizens[edit]

In 2014 he garnered attention for creating a list of 1,100 senior government officials who hold permanent residency in foreign countries and announced to take action against the people on the list.[5][6][7][8] He claimed that he received a number of death threats for his controversial action to disallow PR holding government officials from the service.[9]

Action against dilly-dallying government employees[edit]

He has warned of taking action against the employees who dillydally while providing services to the service seekers during the government’s new administrative system of twelve-hour-long service which includes two shifts in a day.[10]


  1. ^ "18 Ministers sworn-in, Cabinet meeting held". My Republica. 25 February 2014. Archived from the original on 20 July 2014. Retrieved 17 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Nepali Times | The Brief » Blog Archive » Meet the new cabinet of Ministers". Nepali Times. 25 February 2014. Retrieved 17 July 2014. 
  3. ^ "Workshop on Contentious Issues through Dialogue Facilitation with the Senior Constituent Assembly members and Senior Political Leaders". Support to Participatory Constitution Building Process in Nepal. Retrieved 2014-04-09. 
  4. ^ "Ca Members - Constituent Assembly of Nepal" (in np). Constituent Assembly of Nepal. Retrieved 2014-04-09. 
  5. ^ "'Govt officials possessing green card won't be spared'". 2014-03-30. Retrieved 2014-04-09. 
  6. ^ "Minister Pandit's crusade against civil servants with dual nationality gets wider support". 2014-04-03. Retrieved 2014-04-09. 
  7. ^ "US envoy meets Minister Pandit". Kathmandu post. 2014-04-05. Retrieved 2014-04-11. 
  8. ^ "Got a green card? | On Saturday |  :: The Kathmandu Post ::". Retrieved 2014-04-11. 
  9. ^ "Interview with LalBab uPandit". Retrieved 10 September 2015.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help); External link in |website= (help)
  10. ^ "Dilly-dallying employees to face action: Minister Pandit". The Kathmandu Post. Retrieved 10 September 2015.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)