Acharya continues to lead vote count in Pokhara

Published On: May 22, 2022 10:23 AM NPT By: Republica

POKHARA, May 22: The ruling coalition candidate Dhanraj Acharya continues to lead the vote count for the post of Mayor of Pokhara Metropolitan City. Acharya of the CPN (Unified Socialist) has received 40,434 votes.

Balen Shah maintains lead, Sthapit in third place

Published On: May 22, 2022 10:05 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 22: The counting of votes of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is currently underway. According to the latest results, Balen Shah, an independent candidate for the post of mayor of KMC,  has got 39,006 votes so far.

Poudel elected Itahari Mayor

Published On: May 22, 2022 09:38 AM NPT By: Republica

ITAHARI, May 22: Nepali Congress candidate Hemkarna Poudel has been elected the mayor of Itahari Sub-Metropolitan City. He won the election to the post with 33,049 votes, beating his closest rival Yam Kumar Chongbang Subba of the CPN-UML, who got 28,031 votes.

CHITWAN, May 22: Seventy percent of the votes of Chitwan's Bharatpur Metropolitan City have been counted. A total of 88,284 votes have been counted in a period of 9 days. In Bharatpur, 127,839 votes were cast in the local elections held on May 13.

KATHMANDU, May 22: A group of youth environmental activists have staged demonstration in Kathmandu on Saturday demanding justice to Dilip Kumar Mahato, who was murdered by crusher operators after he protested their illegal activity some three years ago.

Kathmandu: Balen Shah leading with 38,333 votes

Published On: May 22, 2022 05:47 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 22: Independent candidate Balen Shah is leading in the mayoral race for Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) with 38,333 votes in the ongoing vote counting. Shah’s closest rival Nepali Congress(NC) leader Sirjana Singh of the ruling alliance is trailing behind with 21,299 votes.

Police arrest the alleged rapist Pandey

Published On: May 21, 2022 10:50 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 21: Metropolitan Police Crime Division (MPCD), Kathmandu on Saturday arrested Manoj Pandey, who faces allegation of raping a teenager some eight years ago.

KATHMANDU, May 21: The ruling alliance candidate Khel Raj Pandey is set to be elected as mayor of Butwal Sub-metropolitan City.

CHARIKOT, May 21: Nepali Congress (NC) has won a majority of the local levels in Dolakha district in the local level elections held on May 13.

KATHMANDU, May 21: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the electoral alliance has become successful in local-bodies elections.