Election

Results for 165 seats in HoR declared, NC wins highest 57

Kathmandu, Dec 5 : The entire results of the elections to the House of Representatives (HoR) and the Province Assembly held under the first-past-the-post system have been announced. A total of 165 members have been elected to the 275-member lower house and remaining 110 posts will be adjusted by the Proportional Representation system. In the HoR direct elections, the Nepali …

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Maoist Centre’s Karki wins election from Dolakha 

Kathmandu, Dec 5 : CPN (Maoist Centre)’s candidate Ganga Karki has won the House of Representatives (HoR) election from Dolakha. He secured 36,799 to emerge victorious from Dolakha district. His close contender Balkrishna Shivakoti of CPN-UML received 36,482 votes, informed Chief Returning Officer Dilli Ratna Shrestha. Karki defeated Shivakoti with a margin of 317 votes. (RSS)

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NC’s Aryal wins PA elections in Syangja

Syangja, Dec 2 : Nepali Congress (NC) candidate of Province Assembly (PA) from Syangja constituency no. 2 (1) Bhojraj Aryal won the election by defeating his nearest contender Mohan Regmi of CPN (UML). Aryal won the election with the margin of 2,730 votes. In the vote count completed this morning, Aryal got 15,161 votes while UML’s Regmi got 12,431 votes. …

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NC’s Karki wins HoR seat from Sunsari-4

Sunsari, Dec 1 : The Nepali Congress candidate Gyanendra Karki has been elected to the member of House of Representatives from Sunsari constituency-4. Also the Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Karki received 30,483 votes while his closest rival Jagadish Prasad Kusiyat of the CPN (UML) got 30,371 votes. (RSS)

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Voting at 10 voting centres of Dolakha underway 

Kathmandu, Dec 1 : Re-voting is taking place at 10 voting centres of Dolakha for the election to the House of Representatives and Province Assembly today. According to Chief Returning Officer, Dilli Ratna Shrestha, the voting is taking place from 7:00 am and 35 per cent votes were cast so far. The election is taking place peacefully, he shared. Voting …

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Polls in Madhesh: UML first, NC second, Janamat and Unified Socialist make debut

Janakpurdham, Nov 29 : Tikaram Sunar Counting of votes under the first-past-the-post system in the elections to the Member of the House of Representatives and Province Assembly has completed in the Madesh Province. Though the count in other districts was over by Monday, the final results for Dhanusha 4 and Dhanusha 4(2) were announced this morning. The Province consisting of …

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9.6 million votes counted under PR category 

Kathmandu, Nov 29 : Vote count under the proportional representation (PR) under the elections to the House of Representatives and the Province Assembly is ongoing. The elections were held on November 20. According to the Election Commission, total 9,602,576 votes were counted so far. As per the vote count till 10:30 am, the CPN (UML) has received 2,593,466 votes followed …

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UML’s Mahaseth wins HoR seat from Dhanusha-4

Dhanusha, Nov 29 : CPN UML’s candidate Raghubir Mahaseth has won the election to House of Representatives from constituency no 4 of Dhanusha district. He received 32,236 votes. His nearest rival Mahendra Yadav of Nepali Congress got 32,112 votes, according to election office. (RSS)

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Karnali Province reports nil women representation under FPTP, single candidate to represent Dalits

Karnali, Nov 28 : In the Karnali Province Assembly, just a single Dalit candidate has been elected under the first-past-the-post system. Rana Singh Pariyar of the CPN (Maoist Centre) is the single Dalit winning the recently held PA elections from Humla (1) to represent his community in the PA. He defeated independent candidate Mangal Bahadur Shahi by a margin of …

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Democracy wins in this election, says Poudel 

Rupandehi, Nov 28 : Newly elected member to the House of Representatives from Rupandehi-2 and vice-chair of the CPN (UML), Bishnu Prasad Poudel, has said it was the victory of democracy, not of any party or individual through the recently held election. At a press meet organised by Press Chautari Nepal, Rupandehi, at Butwal today Poudel shared that he was …

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