Kathmandu, Nov. 21: Vice-chair of CPN (UML) has announced his candidacy for the post of Chairman of the party in the upcoming 10th general convention of the party.
Leader Rawal said that he would announce his candidacy today itself.
Earlier, he had indicated that he would contest for the top post in the party while in a meeting with the party activists at his electoral constituency in Achham district.
The UML is holding its 10th general convention on November 26-28 in Chitwan.
With leader Rawal’s announcement of candidacy for the Chairmanship of the party, UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli, who has been regarded as unopposed for the post, has been rivaled by his deputy.