CPN (Maoist Center) candidate Renu Dahal has extended her lead over CPN-UML’s Bijay Subedi to almost 7,500 votes in the election for mayor of Bharatpur Metropolitan City.
As per the latest update, Dahal has extended her lead to 7,465 votes with 89,775 votes counted so far. She has secured 35,230 votes while Subedi is at 27,765. The rebel candidate of Nepali Congress (NC) Jagannath Paudel is third at 11,852.
In the race for deputy mayor, NC candidate Chitrasen Adhikari has maintained a big lead over RPP’s Himala Gurung. Adhikari has secured 37,436 votes while Gurung is a distant second at 21,955.
Published Date: Sunday, May 22, 2022, 08:19:00