KATHMANDU, March 30: Voting is underway for electing a new leadership of Nepal Bar Association, an umbrella organisation of legal practitioners in the country. A total of 10,313 voters are taking part in the voting that began at 8:00 in the morning and will run until 4:00 pm today.
The voting is taking place in 35 polling centres across the country. Three different panels representing the progressive, professional and inclusive, and greater democratic groups are competing in the election.
Altogether 63 candidates are vying for the 25-member executive committee. The new leadership will be elected for a three-year term including one chair, one general secretary, one treasurer, woman vice-chair and one vice-chair each representing the seven States.
The counting of votes shall take place after all the ballot boxes are collected to Kathmandu from across the country. RSS