CPN (Unified) Party is officially registered at Election Commission

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Jiwan Rai, a close ally of CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal, has registered a new political party with the Election Commission (EC).

It was registered as the Communist Party of Nepal (Unified) under the leadership of Rai of Sankhuwasabha district, and its election symbol is a pen.

Meanwhile, the newly-registered party’s General Secretary is Binod Khulal of Rautahat.

Rai applied for the party’s registration 32 days ago, according to Election Commission Commissioner Dinesh Kumar Thapaliya, by submitting all required information.