NC leader Shahi defeated in Jumla A by NC rebel candidate
November 23, 2022 06:24 PM NPT
By: Golden Buda
JUMLA, Nov 23: Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Lalit Jung Shahi has been defeated in the election to the Provincial Assembly of Karnali Province in Jumla A. Devendra Bahadur Shahi, a rebel candidate of NC, defeated the Congress leader with a margin of 1,899 votes.
A total of 24,788 votes were cast in Jumla A. Out of the total votes, rebel candidate Shahi received 9,654 votes while the NC candidate secured 7,755 votes.