KATHMANDU, Nov 16: The Provincial Convention of Rastriya Prajatantra Party has concluded in all the seven provinces. The convention began on Sunday.
In some provinces, there was consensus on the new leadership, while voting was held in some other provinces. As per the result, Ram Thapa was elected as Chairman of Province 1, Hemjung Gurung of Gandaki Province and Pradip Kumar Uday of Lumbini Province.
According to Mohan Shrestha, Coordinator of the party's General Convention Campaign Committee, Bharat Giri in Province 2, Bikram Bahadur Thapa in Bagmati Province, Deep Bahadur Shahi in Karnali Province and Dharmaraj Joshi in Sudur Paschim Province were unanimously elected as chairpersons.
The RPP had organized the convention of all the seven provinces on the same day on Sunday. The RPP is holding its first general convention by electing delegates through the active members in Kathmandu on November 27, 28 and 29. According to Shrestha, the election of RPP General Convention delegates will be held on November 20 and 21.