Top 5 Nepali Youth Icons at present


1. Sandeep Lamichhane

Sandeep Lamichhane

The 17 year old spin bowling sensation from Chitwan is surely in the limelights currently. His selection in Indian Premier League’s Delhi Daredevils has made him a global star now. He is currently Nepal’s most sought after youth and definitely one of the youth icons.

2. Gagan Thapa

Gagan Thapa

Gagan Thapa one of Nepal’s most celebrated youth politician has certainly made some major changes in Nepal’s health care system. His sheer bold style of debating and reasoning made him 62/63 public strikes youth icon and a hero. The 41 years old is a post graduate in Political science.

3. Sitaram Kattel

Sitaram Kattle(Dhurmus)

Popularly known by his serial name Dhurmus was one of the main characters of the Nepali TV series Meri Bassai. Sitaram and his wife Kunjana ghimire are making houses for earthquake affected individuals. Both of them also engaged in physical labor and their work was highly appreciated and was supported with fundraisers social work of Dhurmus suntali in Nepali. They have successfully rebuilt a village in Giranchaur in Sindhupalchok, close to the epicenter of the earthquake. Not only this they have formed an organization named “Dhurmu-Suntali Foundation.”2015 Nepal Earthquake. He worked for construction of Santapur Namuna Basti for people affected in Koshi river flood that hit Eastern Terai part of the country killing hundreds of people and leaving tens of thousands of family homeless. With continuous hard work and dedication, he successfully completed construction of Santapur Namuna Basti on time and handover it to flood victims.

4. Rabi Lamicchane

Rabi Lamichhane

Rabi Lamichhane is currently the most celebrated journalist in Nepal. He runs “Janata Sanga Sidha Kura” program on News 24. His unique, bold, honest and intellectual way of interviewing and journalism has made him a media star lately. He created world record in 2013 by conducting interview program continuously for more than 60 hours.

5. Bimal Gharti Magar

Bimal Gharti Magar

Nepali football’s most bright kid Bimal is arguably the most talented football player. The 20 year old currently plays for Mohan Bagan, an Indian Club. He attracted stardom by scoring a goal in his debut game against Pakistan. He is certainly one of the most followed youth icons in Nepal.