Nepal politicians file candidacy for 1st phase of local elections

The confusion and doubt over the first phase of local polls in Nepal slated for May 14 are finally over with the filing of nominations by the political parties for the upcoming local elections. The politicos filed the nominations at the 283 local levels in the 35 districts of Nepal where the first phase of election will be held.The first phase of poll in 35 districts of Nepal will choose 283 Mayor and chiefs and the same number of Deputy Mayors and Deputy Chiefs. The districts which will be going to polls in the first phase of the election have approximately 49, 59,925 voters.