The Election Commission has published the final list of candidates contesting the First-past-the-post (FPTP) system of the Constituent Assembly elections in all the 240 constituencies of the country.
The list has names of 6,147 candidates. Following the election calendar, 6,352 FPTP candidates had filed their names from 240 constituencies for the CA election. The EC has consolidated the registered candidates, subtracting names that have been cancelled or withdrawn their candidacy.
The final list of the candidates contesting the FPTP system was published on Wednesday in the all the 240 office of the election officer, according to EC Spokesperson Bir Bahadur Rai.
The EC is now distributing official letters to the candidates. The election symbols will be given on Thursday.