March 17, 2018 04:21 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Mar 17: Incumbent Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun is the only one to contest the election for the post of the Vice-president.
The nomination of the only Pun was filed today, according to the Office of the Returning Office. Nominations had to be filed until 2:00 pm today.
Pun's candidacy was proposed by Rekha Sharma, Subash Nembang, Parsuram Meghi Gurung, Pampha Bhusal and Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal. Likewise, the proposal was seconded by Jayapuri Gharti, Rajendra Gautam, Ram Narayan Bidari, Onsari Gharti and Dev Gurung.
As per the election schedule for the post of Vice-president, the final list of eligible voters will be published tomorrow. The election is taking place on March 23.