Arjun Prasad Joshi is a central committee member of the Nepali Congress. This is the fourth time he is contesting parliamentary elections as a Nepali Congress candidate. During the last general elections held under the 1990 constitution, Joshi contested the polls from Parbat-2, a constituency he has held for three consecutive elections.
Joshi's main contender this time is UML district chief Padam Giri.
प्रतिनिधिसभा सदस्यका थप उम्मेदवारहरु
Anil Kumar Rungata
Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda
Ananda Prasad Dhungana
Devendra Raj Kandel