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UML maintains lead as results come out from 288 local units

Kathmandu, July 4 Results of local level elections held last week have come out from 288 local units of provinces 1, 5 and 7 as of 5 pm on Tuesday. Results from other 46 places which went to polls are expected in few days. So far, the CPN-UML has maintained the lead, but it is […]

Deuba faces debacle in his mission to win majority local units in home province

Dadeldhura, July 4 As the President of largest party in House, Sher Bahadur Deuba of Nepali Congress had targeted to win at least half of local units in his Province 7. But, the incumbent prime minister is sure to miss the target. Furthermore, it has become very challenging for his party to become the first […]

UML candidate declared winner after drawing of lot following tie with Congress in race for Jhapa village chair

Kathmandu, July 4 The CPN-UML candidate Menaka Kafle has been declared chairperson of Kamal Rural Municipality in Jhapa district. She had secured equal 8,275 votes with her opponent Hukum Singh Rai of Nepali Congress and the poll officials had decided the winner through drawing of a lot. (Updated) — Congress, UML candidates tie in race […]

Vote counting halted in Dharan

Dharan, July 4 Vote counting has been halted in Dharan Sub-Metropolitan City of Sunsari district after counting staff have been accused of counting votes received by a party as those of another one. Representatives of the CPN-Maoist Centre have accused that 50 votes of their party have been counted as votes of the CPN-ML. Election […]

Nepal local elections: Rastriya Prajatantra Party finds first major success in Nepalgunj

Nepalgunj, July 4 The Rastriya Prajatrantra Party has secured the first major victory in local level elections in Nepalgunj Sub-Metropolitan City in Banke district. The party’s central General Secretary Dhawal Shamsher Rana has been elected Mayor of the major trade hub of western Nepal with popular votes. Rana garnered 12,515 votes to secure the victory, […]

Results from 250 local units out: UML maintains narrow lead against Congress

Kathmandu, July 3 Results of local level elections held last week have come out from 250 local units of provinces 1, 5 and 7 as of 5 pm on Monday. Results from other 84 places when went to polls are expected in few days. So far, the CPN-UML has maintained the lead, but it is […]