Nazma Alam Khatun, wife of CPN-UML FPTP candidate from Bara-4 who was shot dead, has filed her name from the same constituency at the district election office on Sunday.
Nazma's husband CPN-UML FPTP candidate Mohammad Alam was shot by unidentified gunmen on his head during his election campaign on October 4.
Alam had been airlifted to Kathmandu for treatment after the incident and was on artificial life support. He passed way ten days ago on October 10.
Alam had filed his candidacy from Bara 4 as CPN-UML’s FPTP candidate for the Constituent Assembly election scheduled for November 19. After his demise, CPN-UML had declared that Nazma will be the party's candidate from the constituency.