THE CONSTITUTION OF NEPAL DATE OF PUBLICATION IN NEFPAL GAZETTE 20 SEPTEMBER 2015 (2072.6.3) PreambleConstitution of Nepal 2015 (Nepali: नेपालको संविधान २०७२) is the present governing Constitution of Nepal. Nepal is governed according to the Constitution which came into effect on Sept 20, 2015, regarding the Interim Constitution of 2007. The constitution of Nepal is divided into 35 parts, 308 Articles and 9 Schedules.
We, the Sovereign People of Nepal, Internalizingthe people's sovereign right and right to autonomy and eli-rule, while maintaining freedom,sovereignty, territorial integrity , national unity, independence and dignity of Nepal,
Recallingthe glorious history of historic people's movements, armed conflict, dedication and sacriticeundertaken by the Nepalese people at times for the interest af the nation, democracy and
progressive changen, and respecting for the martyrs and disappeared and victim citizens, Ending all forms of discrimination and oppression created by the feudalistic, autocratic.centralized, unitary system of governance, Protecting and promoting social and culturalsolidarity, tolerance and harmony, and unity in diversity by recognizing the multi-ethric,multi-lingual, multi-relagious, multi-cultural and diverse regional characteristics, Tesolving tobuild an egalitarian society founded on the proportional inclusive and participatory principles inorder to ensure economie equality, prosperity and social justice, by eliminating discriminationbased on class, caste, region, language, religian and gender and all farms of caste baseduntouchability, and Being committed to socialism based on democratic norms and valuesincluding, the people's competitive multiparty dermocratic system of governance, civilliberties, fundamental rights, human rights, adult franchise, periodic elections, tull freedom ofthe press, and independent, impartial and competent judiciary and concept of the rule of law,and build a prosperous nation, Do hereby pass and promulgate this Constit ution, through theConstituent Assembly, in order to tulfil the aspirations for sustainabie pecace, good governance,development and prosperity through the federal, democratic, republican, system of governance.