Political parties and leaders: Chure Bhawar Rastriya Ekata Party [Himalaya Bhakta PRADHANGA] Communist Party of Nepal-Marxist Leninist or CPN-ML [C.P. MAINALI] Communist Party of Nepal-Marxist Leninist Samaibadi [Jaqat Bahadur BOGATI] Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist or CPN-M [Mohan BAIDYA, also known as KIRAN] Communist Party of Nepal-Unified [Raj Singh SHRIS] Communist Party of Nepal-United [Chandra Dev JOSHI] Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist-Leninist or CPN-UML [Jhalanath KHANAL] Dalit Janajati Party [Vishwendraman PASHWAN] Federal Democratic National Forum [Khagendra MAKHAIM] Federal Democratic National Forum - Tharuhat [Rukmini CHAUDHARY] Federal Democratic National Party [Ravindra THING] Federal Socialist Party [Ashok RAI] Federal Sadbhayana Party [Anil JHAL] Janta Dal United [Biswonath Prasad AGRAWAL] Madhesi People's Rights Forum-Democratic [Bijay Kumar GACHHADAR] Madhesi People's Rights Forum-Nepal [Upendra YADAV] Madhesi People's Rights Forum-Republic [Raj Kishore YADAV] National Madhes Socialist Party [Sharat Singh BHANDARI] Nepal Loktantrik Samajbadi Dal [Laxmi Lal CHAUDBARY] Nepal Pariwar Dal [Eknath DHAKAL] Nepal Workers and Peasants Party [Narayan Man BIJUKCHHE] Nepali Congress or NC [Sushil KOIRALA] Nepali Janata Dal [Hari Charan SAH] Newa Rastriya Party [Keshav Man SHAKYA] Rastriya Janamorcha [Chitra Bahadur K.C.] Rastriya Janamukti Party [Malwar Singh THAPA] Rastriya Janashakti Party or RJP [Surya Bahadur THAPA] Rastriya Prajantantra Party [Pashupati Shumsher RANA] Rastriya Prajantantra Party Nepal [Kamal THAPA] Sadbhavana Party [Rajendra MAHATO] Sadbhavana Party-Anandi Devi [Sarita GIRI] Samajbadi Prajatantrik Janata Party Nepal [Prem Bahadur SINGH] Social Democratic Party [Chaitanya SUBBA] Terai Madhes Democratic Party [Mahantha THAKUR] Terai Madhes Democratic Party-Nepal [Mahendra YADAVI] Unified Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) [Pushpa Kamal DAHAL, also known as PRACHANDA]
Definition: This entry includes a listing of significant political organizations and their leaders.
Source:CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of December 6, 2013