Comedian known for his partnership with Hari Bansha Acharya in the comedy duo, MaHa. The two of them are considered one of the most popular comic duos in all of Nepal.
He was born in Kathmandu, but lost his mother at a very young age.
He has amassed multiple awards for his variety of creative work, including the Hari Tara Award in 1996 from the Nepal Film Artist Association.
He had two children with his wife.
Shrestha and Rekha Thapa are both actors from Nepal.