SOLUKHUMBU, Nov 26: Thirty per cent vote has been cast till 12:00 PM today in Solukhumbu under the elections of the House of Representatives and Provincial Assemblies.
Peaceful voting has begun from early 7:00 am today at Solukhumbu. From all 125 polling booths voters are casting their votes said Chief returning officer, Narayan Prasad Subedi.
Voters from Tinla rural municipality haven’t voted so far as protest to express their dissatisfaction with local level restructuring. As of 12 pm all five booths of Tinla are waiting voters said the office of the Chief Election Officer.
There are 69,411 voters in the districts. Among of them 34,275 are female and 35,136 are male voters. Seven candidates are vying in single constituency for the House of Representatives and 11 are contesting for the provincial Assembly.