35,034 representatives elected across country


May 26, 2022


35,034 representatives elected across country

KATHMANDU: So far, 35,034 people’s representatives have been elected in the local level election held on May 13.

According to the Election Commission, the results of 187 people’s representatives are yet to come.

The Commission had held elections simultaneously at all 753 local levels of the country.

Elections were held for a total of 35,221 people’s representatives including mayors, deputy mayors, chiefs, deputy chiefs, ward chairpersons, women members, Dalit women members and open members.

A total of 145,011 candidates had filed nominations in the election.

In the election where the final results have been made public so far, most of the Nepali Congress candidates have emerged victorious.

After that, the candidates of CPN-UML, CPN (Maoist Center) and Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP), Nepal have emerged victorious.

According to the Commission, 13,711 candidates from the NC, 11,847 from the UML, 5,044 from Maoist Center, 1,539 from the JSP, and 2,790 from other parties and independents have been elected.