By-poll 2076 BS: 22 candidates file nominations for seven wards in far-west Nepal
BAITADI: By-election is taking place in seven wards of five far-west districts including Baitadi on November 30.
The election is to be held at three wards in Baitadi and one each in Doti, Achham, Bajura and Kanchanpur. The by-election is taking place at Dhogdakedar rural municipality-4, Surnaya rural municipality-1 and Purchaudi municipality-4 in Baitadi.
Likewise, by-poll is scheduled to take place at Adarsha rural municipality-2 of Doti, Mallekh rural municipality-5 of Achham, Triveni municipality-1 of Bajura and Punarbas municipality-3 of Kanchanpur.
Total 22 candidates have filed nominations for the leadership in seven different wards.
Some eight candidates field nominations for three wards in Baitadi while it is three at Triveni municipality-1 in Bajura. Likewise, five candidates are contesting for ward chair in Punarbas municipality-3 of Kanchanpur. Four candidates registered their nominations for ward chairs in Doti. Achham has witnessed the registration of only two candidates from two main parties, Nepali Congres and Nepal Communist Party
Published Date: Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 | 10:32 PM