KATHMANDU, Sept 28: A meeting of the ruling coalition has begun to finalize seats sharing in the elections to the members of the House of Representatives and Province Assembly scheduled for November 20.
Vice-Chairperson of Rastriya Janamorcha Durga Poudel said that the meeting of the ruling coalition has commenced at the Prime Minister's residence, Baluwatar to discuss the agenda of seats sharing among the coalition partners.
Top leaders from CPN (Maoist Center), CPN (Unified Socialist), Janata Samajwadi Party Nepal and Janamorcha are attending the meeting called by Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba.
Likewise, a separate meeting of the NC office-bearers is also taking place at the Prime Minister’s official residence in Baluwatar for internal discussion of the party.
The political parties have stepped up their discussions with the scheduled day for finalizing the closed list of Proportional Representation (PR) and filing candidacy for first-past-the-post electoral system coming near.