Tag: Local level elections

Pokharel predicts UML will emerge as largest party in Province 2

Kathmandu, July 21 Whereas the Nepali Congress has claimed that it can win as many as 100 of total 127 local units in Province 2 comprising eight districts of core Terai, the CPN-UML has also said it will be the largest force in the province after September 18 polls. In an interview with Onlinekhabar recently, […]

Elected local leaders accuse government of snatching away their rights

Kathmandu, July 20 Some people’s representatives recently elected at the local level have accused the central government of snatching away rights provided to local governments by the constitution. Speaking at an interaction organised in Lalitpur today, they said four bills recently tabled in Parliament for discussion are also against sentiments of the constitution. Dhulikhel Municipality […]

Nidhi hopes Congress can win 100 of 127 local units in Province 2

Kathmandu, July 20 Nepali Congress leader Bimalendra Nidhi says his party can win around 100 local units out of total 127 in Province 2 that will hold local level elections in September. Nidhi’s statement comes after the largest party in central Parliament was pushed to the second position at the local level after polls in […]

UML to train new people’s representatives elected from the party

Kathmandu July 18 The CPN-UML says it will train party leaders and cadres who have won first and second phases of local level elections on various issues of local governance. Contents of the two-day training have already been finalised whereas the Central Secretariat has fixed different dates for different provinces. Party leaders as well as […]

CPN-Maoist Centre reviewing poll performance at Central Secretariat meeting

Kathmandu, July 17 The CPN-Maoist Centre is reviewing the party’s performance in the first and second phases of local level elections at the party’s Central Secretariat meeting that began on Monday in the capital. The party’s district in-charge are also present at the meeting held at its headquarters, Parisdanda. Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s Secretariat […]

Nepali Congress: Paudel launches campaign to pressurise Deuba for poll review

Kathmandu, July 12 A faction of Nepali Congress, led by its senior leader Ram Chandra Paudel, has launched a campaign to pressurise party President and incumbent Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, into calling the Mahasamiti meeting as soon as possible. The Mahasamiti meeting should be held every year, according to the party statute. The Paudel […]