KATHMANDU, Dec 9: A meeting of the Central Work Execution Committee of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) has been scheduled for tomorrow, Saturday.
The meeting is expected to finalize names of members to represent the party in the House of Representatives (HoR) and the provincial assemblies under the Proportional Representation (PR) system.
The meeting has been summoned to recommend the PR members within the deadline given by the Election Commission, review the recent election to the HoR and PA members and discuss other contemporary issues, according to party Spokesperson Mohan Shrestha.
Shrestha said that the meeting to start at the Dhumbarahi-based party office at 11:00 AM is to decide whether to participate in the government, discuss the party’s vision and ideology, and the role it requires to play in the political sphere.
In the meeting, participants’ suggestions will be sought to determine criteria for the selection of the party’s parliamentary leader.
The RPP won seven seats in the lower house under the first-past-the-post system and under the PR, it secured seven seats followed by 17 in the provincial assemblies.