Nepali Congress has elected vice president Prakash Man Singh as the deputy leader of its parliamentary party on Thursday.
A meeting of the NC parliamentary party elected him unanimously. Parliamentary party leader Ram Chandra Poudel proposed his name for the deputy leader.
On Saturday, Poudel was elected the leader of NC PP, defeating senior leader Sher Bahadur Deuba.
Singh, who was earlier close to Deuba, had supported Poudel in the election for the PP leader. nepalnews.com June 25 09