Prime Minister of Nepal

The federal cabinet headed by the prime minister is appointed by the president to assist the latter in the administration of the affairs of the executive. The prime minister has to enjoy the confidence of a majority in the Pratinidhi Sabha and shall resign if they are unable to prove majority when instructed by the president.

Per historian Dilli Raman Regmi, the states the government of Nepal were

The Rana regime, founded by Jung Bahadur Rana, began an autocratic and totalitarian rule.

The prime minister shall cease to hold office in the following circumstances:

Furthermore, the Section 77 (3) states: If the prime minister ceases to hold the office according to clause (1), the same council of ministers shall continue to work until another council of ministers is constituted, provided that, in the case of the death of the prime minister, the senior most minister shall continue to act as Prime Minister until a new prime minister is appointed.