LONDON, September 11: Yog Kumar Fagami has been elected as the chairperson of Non Resident of Nepali Association (NRN) UK chapter.
In the elections held on Saturday, Fagami got 1,298 votes to become a new chairperson.
In the tripartite competition, his closest rival Krishna Timalsina got 912 votes and Hiradhan Rai got 560 votes.
Similarly, Punam Gurung was elected as vice chairperson with 1,611 votes. Likewise, those elected as vice chairpersons are Sher Bahadur Sunar (1433), Dr. Prem Bahadur Ale (1268), Sushila Rai (1209), Lalit Kumar Neupane (108 votes) and Prem Gaha Magar (1,049).
Likewise, Raj Kumar Tripathi has been elected as General Secretary with 1,040 votes. His closest rivals Fadindra Bhattarai and Khushi Limbu got 827 and 682 votes, respectively.
Binaya Adhikari has become Deputy General Secretary, defeating Krishna Tiwari.
Taranath Bhandari, Narayan Paudel ‘Gaunle’, Suraj Maske have been elected as secretaries while Sachin Shrestha and Gajendra Gurung as treasurer and deputy treasurer respectively.
Similarly, Lal Bahadur Gurung and Kumar Thapa have been elected as youth coordinators.
Those elected as members are Arkaraj Timsina, Ganga Bahadur Rana, Jit Bahadur Ranabhat, Debindrea Thapa, Pawan Sharma, Pawan Rai, Bimala Limbu, Mukesh Rana and Homnath Paudel.
Newly elected members will be awarded certificates at a program to be held at Aldershot by NRN Central Representative and Europe Coordinator Kul Acharya.