Local Level Election 2022: Voting completed

According to Saraswati Baniya, INSEC Okhaldhunga representative, voting has been obstructed after nine rounds of air firing by police in Champadevi Rural Municipality-9, Mishrabhanjyang. Sukhdev Khanal, DSP of district police office informed that the police air fired in order to take the situation into control following the clash between the cadres…

May 13, 2022  
Council Takes Action Against 139 Medias Violating the Code of Conduct

Press Council Nepal has taken action against 139 media outlets for publishing/broadcasting news against the election code of conduct. A statement issued by the Information Officer of the Council, Ram Sharan Bohora, on May 10 stated that 150 news were published/broadcast against the election code of conduct from 139 media…

May 11, 2022  
Local Level Election- 2079: Electoral Silence Period Begins

The electoral silence period will start from midnight today in accordance with the legal provision. The local level election is on May 13, 2022, Friday. Although there will be no election campaign or door-to-door campaign during the electoral silence period, there are plenty of instances in which voter-influencing activities such…

May 10, 2022  
Update of May 8 Regarding COVID-19 Infection 

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 978,942 after additional 17 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on May 8, 2022. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 966,789 of the total infected have recovered, and the recovery rate has reached 98.8% along with 21 latest recovered.…

May 8, 2022  
Update of May 7 Regarding COVID-19 Infection 

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 978,925 after additional 11 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on May 7, 2022. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 966,768 of the total infected have recovered, and the recovery rate has reached 98.8% along with 21 latest recovered.…

May 7, 2022  
Campaigning Against Code of Conduct, Organizations Appeal to Vote for Ruling Alliance

Disobeying the election code of conduct, five journalists' organizations have issued an appeal to the public to vote in favour of the ruling alliance, warning that the country could once again be plunged into conflict and instability. In a joint statement issued on May 7, the Nepal Press Union, Press…

May 7, 2022  
Update of May 4 Regarding COVID-19 Infection 

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 978,884 after additional 19 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on May 4, 2022. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 966,715 of the total infected have recovered, and the recovery rate has reached 98.8% along with 18 latest recovered.…

May 4, 2022  
Clash Between the Cadres of UML and Maoist, Two Injured

In a clash between CPN- Maoist and CPN-UML cadres at Bhimdatta Municipality-19 on May 4, two UML cadres have been injured. CPN-UML cadres Anju Chaudhary, 32, and Rajendra Prasad Awasthi, 40, of Bhimdatta Municipality-19. According to CPN-UML Kanchanpur District Deputy Secretary Karna Bahadur Chand, Anju and Awasthi suffered head and…

May 4, 2022  
Update of May 3 Regarding COVID-19 Infection 

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 978,865 after additional 29 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on May 3, 2022. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 966,697 of the total infected have recovered, and the recovery rate has reached 98.8% along with 23 latest recovered.…

May 3, 2022  
Program Organized by NGOs Violating the Code of Conduct of Election

Disobeying the Code of Conduct of Election issued by the Election Commission, two NGOs have launched a campaign to promote women candidates for victory in the local level election in Kathmandu. The United Federation of Women's Non-Governmental Organizations and the Women's Network have organized a program against the election code…

May 3, 2022