KATHMANDU: Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli on Tuesday inaugurated Soaltee Westend Premier, a five-star hotel in Nepalgunj.

Soaltee Westend Premier is the first five-star hotel in Nepalgunj with LEED certification in Nepal.

LEED or Leadership in Energy and Environment Design is the most widely used green building rating system in the world set up by US green Building Council. The hotel includes all designs, installation, equipment and process followed to give an environment friendly true green hotel.

Shankar Pokharel, Chief Minister of Province No. 5 and Barsaman Pun Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation were also present to grace the occasion.