The closed-door session of the 10th National Congress of the CPN UML has now begun at Sauraha-based Hotel Seven Star.
Representatives including CPN UML Chairperson KP Sharma Oli has already entered the hall where the closed session is taking place. Though the closed session was scheduled for 10:00 am, it is taking place from 3:00 pm.
CPN UML Chitwan Chairperson, Parbati Rawal, shared that the closed session got delayed after leaders were busy having an internal discussion in forging consensus for leadership.
UML General-Secretary Ishwor Pokharel had welcomed the representatives in the closed session. Foreign delegates have started delivering their speech on the occasion.
A total of 2,275 representatives are participating in the closed session.
The central committee meeting on Friday evening had decided to present a proposal of making a 301-member central committee from the existing 225 members in the closed session.