Sushil Koirala (12 August 1939 – 9 February 2016) was the Prime Minister of Nepal from 11 February 2014 to 10 October 2015. He was also President of the Nepali Congress party beginning in 2010. He died on Monday night, 9th February 2016.
Koirala was elected as Prime Minister of Nepal by the parliament on 09 February 2014. Koirala joined the Nepali Congress in 1952 and served in various capacities prior to becoming its president in 2010.