Raghuji Pant

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Raghuji Pant (Nepali: रघुजी पन्त) is a Nepalese politician, belonging to the Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist). He was previously working as a journalist.[1] He is now head of the Publicity Department of CPN(UML).[2][3] He is also a Central Committee member of CPN(UML).[4]

Pant won the Lalitpur-3 parliamentary seat in the 1994 election and the 1999 election.[5]

In July 2004, he was named Minister of Labour and Transport Management in Sher Bahadur Deuba's cabinet.[6]

In April 2008, he contested the Lalitpur-3 seat in the Constituent Assembly election, but was defeated by the Maoist candidate Pampha Bhusal.[7]