Kathmandu, July 6
Two key candidates for the position of the senior vice-president of the Federation of the Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry have intensified their campaigning.
Chandra Dhakal and Kishor Pradhan have already announced their candidacy for the position and are currently busy meeting potential voters and influencers.
The election for the leadership of the umbrella organisation of the Nepali private businesses is scheduled to be held on August 9 and 10. Earlier, it was postponed twice due to the lockdown imposed to control the coronavirus outbreak in the country.
As per the FNCCI charter, the incumbent senior vice-president will be automatically selected for the president’s position. However, there will be voting for the position of senior vice-president, who will be the president in the next term.
Shekhar Golchha, accordingly, will be selected as the president whereas Dhakal and Pradhan will vie for the position of the senior vice-president, who will be the next president.