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9:15 am - Tuesday February 20, 2018

Nepal: Nomination papers filed for NA poll

Kathmandu,

Candidates for the National Assembly (NA) election filed the nomination papers on Wednesday, according to a report in The Himalayan Times.

The Election Commission had designated the High Courts at Biratnagar, Janakpur, Lalitpur, Pokhara, Dang, Surkhet and Doti as the offices of the returning officers for the registration of nomination papers by the candidates.

As per the constitution, 56 members at the rate of eight members per province, including three women, one dalit and one member from the backward area or minority community, would be elected to the 59-member National Assembly while the President will nominate three members at the recommendation of the government.

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