KATHMANDU, August 13: A meeting of the Central Performance Committee of the Nepali Congress (NC) held at the party office Sanepa on Saturday morning decided to give responsibility to the party President Sher Bahadur Deuba to hand over 'formal letter of nomination' to candidates who will be nominated by the party in the upcoming election.
The meeting also decided to register NC at the Election Commission to participate in the upcoming Provincial Assembly and Federal Parliament elections and proportional election system for the upcoming federal and provincial assembly elections to be held on November 20.
According to a press statement issued by the party, the meeting has given responsibility to party president Sher Bahadur Deuba to hand over 'formal letter of nomination' to candidates who will be nominated by the party in the upcoming election.
The meeting also decided to register the party at the EC in accordance with Article 271 of the Constitution of Nepal and Section 48 of the Political Parties Act, 2073 BS for the purpose of the election of members of the House of Representatives and members of the Provincial Assembly and assign the Chief Secretary of the Nepali Congress Central Office, Krishna Prasad Paudel the responsibility to complete the entire process related to it.
In order to complete the same process, the relevant body of the party will be instructed through the central office to propose and recommend the name of the candidate. The meeting also decided to conduct the nationwide election-centric campaign from August 26 to September 9.