Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Residence of Ousted king,Nepal

Photo: Narendra Shrestha, Kantipur daily

June 11, 2008 former king Gyanendra Shah left his official palace ( seen on picture below) and moved to one of his former residence ( picture: left), after an elected assembly decided to abolish 240 year old monarchy last month on may 28 turning the small nation between two Asian giants China and India into republic.The Nepal government has allowed him to live in this state-owned ordinary building which used to be his summer palace until he arranges a private home.

1 comment:

932 said...

Informative post!!