MUGU, May 18: Nepali Congress candidate Hari Jung Shahi has been elected to the post of Mayor of Chhayanath Rara Municipality in Mugu district with 3,560 votes.
His closest rival, Jit Bahadur Malla, of CPN (UML) received 3,441 votes.
Similarly, Suntala Rokaya of the CPN (UML) has got victorious to the post of Deputy Mayor. Rokaya received 3,225 votes against 2,970 votes bagged by her closest rival, Shur Bahadur Budha of the CPN (Maoist Centre).
Out of three rural municipalities in the district, vote counting of only two rural municipalities has been concluded so far.
Nepali Congress has won the election to the post of Chairperson of Karmarom Rural Municipality while CPN (UML) got victorious to the post of chairperson of Khatyad Rural Municipality. RSS