Kathmandu, February 27
The newly formed eight-party alliance that has fielded Nepali Congress leader Ram Chandra Paudel for the presidential election has called all provincial MPs associated with its constituent parties to provincial capitals.
The meetings are meant to convince the lawmakers to vote for Paudel in the presidential election scheduled for March 9.
A meeting of the task force of the alliance commissioned to prepare for the election made the decision on Monday to call the meeting of provincial MPs on March 3, informs Janamat Party leader Abdul Khan.
If all MPs associated with the constituent parties vote for Paudel, he is certain to be elected as the third president of the republic of Nepal.