President Dr Ram Baran Yadav has appointed Professor Bharat Bahadur Karki as the new Attorney General of Nepal, Tuesday.

The President appointed Karki as the AG of the Federal Republic of Nepal as per the recommendation of Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal.

The position had fallen vacant after the erstwhile Attorney General Raghav Lal Vaidhya resigned soon after the fall of the Maoist government. nepalnews.com Jun 16 09