KATHMANDU, May 28: Senior Nepali Congress (NC) leader Ram Chandra Poudel has said that independent candidate Balen Shah won in local level elections as the political parties have selected the candidate by undermining people's sentiment.

TOKHA, May 28: Election to the members of municipal executive has been concluded in Tokha municipality.

KATHMANDU, May 27: Independent candidate Balendra Shah (Balen Shah) has been elected to the post of mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) by receiving 61,767 votes and many people are congratulating him on his success.

KATHMANDU, May 27: Keshav Sthapit, a candidate for the post of mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City from the CPN-UML, has congratulated Balendra Shah and Sunita Dangol, the elected mayor and deputy mayor, respectively, of KMC.

KATHMANDU, May 27: Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has extended his best wishes to the newly-elected mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City, Balendra Shah.

KATHMANDU, May 27: Balendra Shah, the newly elected mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC), has said that he considers the voters of Kathmandu Metropolitan City as his family.

KATHMANDU, May 27: Independent candidate Balendra Shah has been elected as Mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC). He has received 61,767 votes.

KATHMANDU, May 26: The counting of votes of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has reached the final stage. The counting of votes of wards no 14 and 15 is underway under the local level election held on May 13.

LAMJUNG, May 26: All men have been elected to major posts in the eight local levels in Lamjung district. This includes the position of mayor in four municipalities and four positions of chairpersons of rural municipalities.

KATHMANDU, May 23: Independent candidate for the post of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) mayor, Balendra Shah continues to lead in the mayoral race.

KATHMANDU, May 23: Independent candidate for the post of Kathmandu Metropolitan City mayor Balendra Shah has received more than 50,000 votes.

KATHMANDU, May 23: Independent candidate for the post of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) mayor, Balendra Shah has received more than 46,000 votes as vote counting continues on Monday.

JHAPA, May 23: Megh Hang Thopra of the CPN-UML was elected the mayor of Shiva Shatakshi Municipality of Jhapa district in the May 13 local election. He secured 16,498 votes as against 13,050 polled by his closest contender Parshuram Dhungana of the Nepali Congress.

BANEPA, May 23: Nepali Congress candidate Mahesh Kharel and CPN-UML candidate Suryamaya Danuwar have registered their victory as mayor and deputy mayor of Panchkhal Municipality in Kavrepalanchowk.

MAHENDRANAGAR, May 23: Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Padam Bogati has won the mayoral post in Bhimdatta municipality of Kanchanpur. He secured 15,882 votes while closest contender Mahesh Prasad Pant of CPN-UML got 6,141 votes.

KATHMANDU, May 22: Independent candidate Balen Shah is leading in the mayoral race for Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) with 40,926 votes in the ongoing vote counting.

MAHOTTARI, May 21: Janata Samajbadi Party Nepal has won the election to the post of mayor and deputy-mayor of Gaushala municipality in Mahottari district.

KATHMANDU, May 21: Independent candidate Balen Shah is leading in the mayoral race for Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) with 34,130 votes in the ongoing vote counting. Shah’s closest rival Keshav Sthapit of CPN-UML is trailing behind Shah with 18,547 votes.

CHITWAN, May 21: The ruling alliance candidate Renu Dahal has taken lead with a margin of 5,133 votes for the post of Mayor in Bharatpur Metropolitan City.

HETAUDA, May 21: Meena Lama of the CPN (Unified Socialist) has been elected the Mayor of Hetauda sub-metropolitan city. She was elected with 23,075 votes.

RAUTAHAT, May 20: Rautahat police have arrested a person involved in running away with the ballot boxes after a dispute broke out during the local level election at Jethahariya polling station of Yamunamai village in Rautahat district on May 13.

KATHMANDU, May 20: The swearing-in of the incoming elected people's representatives and the election program for the municipal executive have commenced in the local units where the final results of the May 13 election have been announced.

KATHMANDU, May 20: Independent candidate Balen Shah is leading in the mayoral race for Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) with 28,020 votes in the ongoing vote counting. Shah is ahead by over 13,000 votes against his closest rival Keshav Sthapit of the CPN-UML, who is trailing behind Shah with 14, 548 votes.

TAPLEJUNG, May 20: Among the 61 ward chairpersons elected in Taplejung district through the May 13 local polls, 22 are below 40 years of age. The youngest among them is just 26 years old.

KATHMANDU, May 19: The Election Commission (EC) has stated that counting of 80 percent votes cast during the local level election has been already completed.

KATHMANDU, May 19: Independent candidate Balen Shah is leading the mayoral race of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) by a margin of over 10,000 votes against his closest rival Keshav Sthapit of the CPN-UML.

LAHAN, May 19: CPN-UML candidates have been elected the mayors of two municipalities in Siraha district

KATHMANDU, May 19: Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand and Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Govinda Prasad Sharma Koirala, held a meeting with the chairperson of the CPN (Maoist Center) and former prime minister, Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' regarding the citizenship bill.

KATHMANDU, May 19: The counting of votes of local level election has been completed in 501 municipalities till Wednesday evening.

LAHAN, May 17: Tensions have risen in Laxmipur Pattari Rural Municipality-4 of Siraha after more votes were found in the ballot boxes than the total number of votes cast. As many as 823 more votes were found in the ballot box, which was more than the total votes cast in Ward 4 of the rural municipality.

NUWAKOT, May 16: The counting of votes in five local units of Nuwakot has been completed. The local units, where the counting of votes has been completed include Tadi, Tarakeshwar, Myangang, Kispang and Suryagadhi rural municipalities.

KATHMANDU, May 17: Voting is taking place today at nine polling centers of five local units where the election was postponed on May 13.

DHANGADI, May 17: Independent candidate Gopal Hamal, who has been leading the mayoral race in Dhangadhi, the only sub-metropolitan city in the far west, has taken the lead with more than 3,000 votes. He is being followed by Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Nrip Bahadur Wad on behalf of the alliance.

KASKI, May 17: The CPN-UML candidates for both posts of chairperson and vice-chairperson have won the elections in Annapurna Rural Municipality of Kaski district.

DHADING, May 17: A candidate for ward member of Nilkantha Municipality-7 was killed when a truck and a motorcycle collided near Daregouda of Sasah in Nilkantha Municipality-8 of Dhading district.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Independent candidate for the post of mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Balendra Shah 'Balen' has maintained his lead in the ongoing vote counting. According to the details of the vote counting till 9 PM, he has received 8,248 votes.

KATHMANDU, May 16: The results of the local level elections held on May 13 continue to come from across the country. The results till 1:30 PM today put the Nepali Congress (NC) in the first position and the CPN (UML) and the CPN (Maoist Center) are following it respectively

KATHMANDU, May 16: Independent candidate for the post of mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Balendra Shah 'Balen' has maintained his lead in the ongoing vote counting. According to the latest details, he has received 7,534 votes.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Under the local level elections 2022, voting is underway at 13 polling centers where the elections were postponed on May 13 due to various reasons.

KAPILVASTU, May 16: Two women have been elected to the post of ward chairperson in two municipalities of Kapilvastu. Both have been re-elected for a second term.

BHAKTAPUR, May 16: Sunil Prajapati of Nepal Workers' and Peasants' Party (NWPP) has been elected as Mayor of Bhaktapur Municipality with a huge margin of votes. According to the final results, Prajapati got 29,200 votes while his nearest rival Ram Prasad Kasula of the Nepali Congress (NC) was limited to 3352 votes.

ROLPA, May 16: Nepali Congress (NC) candidate has been elected to the post of chairman of Rolpa's Gangadev Rural Municipality. Hari Bahadur Pun of the NC got 2,548 votes while his closest rival Roshan Kumar Wali of the CPN-UML got 2,499 votes.

MAKWANPUR, May 16: The final vote count results of two out of 10 local units in Makawanpur district have been published.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Independent candidate for the post of mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Balendra Shah 'Balen' has maintained his lead in the ongoing vote counting. According to the latest details, he has received 6,486 votes.

TAPLEGUNJ, May 16: Dambar Hangam from the Nepali Congress (NC) has been elected the chairman of Meringden Rural Municipality in Taplejung district. He secured 2,869 votes to win the election to the post while his nearest rival Kedar Jung Chongwang of CPN-UML got 2,770 votes.

KATHMANDU, May 14: The postponed May 13 election at various six polling centers of four local bodies across the country took place today.

RAUTAHAT, May 15: A candidate for the post of ward chairman from the Nepali Congress (NC) has been arrested from Balara Municipality of Sarlahi district on the charge of ripping ballot papers.

KAPILVASTU, May 15: A local woman has been brutally beaten up by a group led by Rahul Tharu, a ward chairman candidate of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) for Shivaraj Municipality-1 of Kapilvastu, for not voting him.

KAPILVASTU, May 15: Tilak Basnet of the Nepali Congress (NC) has been elected as the ward chairman of Budhabhumi Municipality-1 of Kapilvastu for a second time.

UML wins in ward 2 of Dharan

May 15, 2022 14:03 pm

DHARAN, May 14: CPN-UML has won the chairmanship of ward 2 in Dharan sub-metropolitan city.