HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE
NAWALPARASI: As many as 180 candidates from 35 different parties‚ including independent candidates‚ filed their nominations at district election office‚ Nawalparasi‚ for the Constituent Assembly elections today. A third gender Gita Saithawar registered her candidacy from constituency 6 of the district.
Similarly‚ Nepali Congress regional president Gunanidhi Tiwari‚ Radheshyam Pathak and Dinanath Koirala registered their candidacies from constituencies 4‚ 5 and 6 respectively after they were denied election tickets.
Meanwhile‚ CPN-UML has replaced Bishnu Paudel’s name with Krishna Paudel’s to contest the election from constituency 3.
The UCPN-M‚ NC‚ UML‚ MJF-D‚ MJF-N‚ RPP‚ RPP-N‚ Sadbhavana party (Mahato) among other political parties have registered their candidates from all six constituencies in the district‚ informed the district election office.