KATHMANDU, Oct. 30, 2015 - Nepalese new President Bidhya Devi Bhandari (3rd L), former President Ram Baran Yadav (3rd R, front), Chief Justic Kalyan Shrestha (1st L), Vice President Paramananda Jha (2nd L), Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli(2nd R) and Speaker of Nepal's Parliament Onsari Gharti Magar (1st R) attend a farewell ceremony for Ram Baran Yadav in Kathmandu, Nepal, Oct. 29, 2015. Ram Baran Yadav was appointed for the post on July 23, 2008 as the country's first head of the state after Nepal became federal democratic republic. His tenure was completed after the new constitution was promulgated and new president was elected by the parliament.(Xinhua/Sunil Sharma)
Nepal's newly elected President Bidhya Devi Bhandari (L) signs documents and assumes her post in Kathmandu, Nepal, Oct. 29, 2015. Newly-elected President Bidhya Devi Bhandari was sworn in on Thursday as the first female president of Nepal.