The Secretariat of the Legislature-Parliament has published the election schedule for the post of prime minister.
As per the schedule, any legitimate member of the Legislature-Parliament willing to contest the elections can register his or her candidacy for the post of prime minister from 11 am to 4 pm tomorrow at the Parliament Secretariat.
The Parliament Secretariat will publish the list of prime ministerial candidates Saturday afternoon. The election for the post of prime minister will begin on Sunday at 11 am.
Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba is likely to succeed Prachanda as the new prime minister as per an understanding reached between Prachanda's party CPN-Maoist Centre and Nepali Congress.