KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Counting of votes cast under the Proportional Representation (PR) system during the election to the member of the House of Representatives and Province Assembly is underway. The voting was held on November 20.
According to the counts update made available by the Election Commission, the CPN-UML is leading the PR counts tally under the House of Representatives with a total votes of 1,911527 votes so far.
The Nepali Congress is in second position with 1,839884 votes followed by CPN (Maoist Center) with 8,11315 votes. Similarly, the Rastriya Swatantra Party has secured 7,96782 votes while the Rastriya Prajatantra Party has obtained 4,10082 votes so far.
According to the EC, Janata Samajwadi Party Nepal has got 226,603 votes, 176,439 by CPN (Unified Socialist), 163,141 votes by Nagarik Unmukti Party, and 156,056 votes by Janamat Party.