By INDYKIDS STAFF

The man who led an armed revolution in Nepal in 1996 was elected prime minister of the Asian country in August. Prachanda is the leader of the Communist Party of Nepal. Nepal is one of the poorest countries in the world. The revolutionary war in Nepal ended in 2006 with the overthrow of the monarchy. Now Prachanda plans to lead Nepal in writing a new constitution and transforming the country’s economy and society.