Nepal Election Update: General elections are going to be held in Nepal on 20 November. Regarding this, nine politically influential families in Nepal have made their family members candidates. This information has been received from party sources and the website of the Election Commission.
Senior leaders who have fielded their family members in parliamentary elections include Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who is contesting from the Dadeldhura-1 constituency. He nominated his wife Arju Deuba as a candidate under the proportional electoral system.
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India-Nepal border sealed
Let us tell you that in view of the elections to be held in Nepal on November 20, India’s borders with Nepal have been sealed 72 hours before the elections. This decision has been taken with the aim of ensuring peaceful elections. From the night of 17 November till 12 midnight of 20 November, all the borders of Nepal connected with India have been sealed. The decision was taken in a meeting of concerned officials of India and Nepal.