Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Health and Population

Mr. Upendra Yadav assumed office as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health and Population on 1st June 2018.
He was born on 11 December 1960, to a family of farmer in Bhgawatapur, Saptari district, (present-day in Sunsari). He was born to Dhuni Lal Yadav and Fudani Yadav. He is also president of Federal Socialist Forum, Nepal (FSF). He and his party has been fighting against political elites and ruling class of Nepal demanding proportional representation, equality and end of discrimination towards the Madhesi and indigenous Janjati and Adivasi people such as Maithali, Tharu, Rai, Limbu, Magar, Tamang including Women and politically backward ethnic groups. Following the April 2008 Constituent Assembly election, the MJF (now, FSF Nepal) agreed to join a government headed by Prachanda, the chairman of the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist). He was subsequently appointed as Minister of Foreign Affairs and sworn in on 22 August 2008; he was one of four MJF members included in the Cabinet.

Message from Hon'ble Minister

Website of Ministry of Health and Population is a stepping stone to unearth new avenues of information concerns of stakeholders and different actors. This website will try to bridge information gap between different actors in regard to the activities of our organization. I welcome you all to provide invaluable feedback and suggestions to make this website beneficial to everyone concerned.

Hon'ble Mr. Upendra Yadav

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