Inmate Commits Suicide in Rolpa District Prison

Bijay Bikram Shah, 27, of Ghodaankhe in Barahatal Rural Municipality-1 of Surkhet district has committed suicide by hanging himself on May 19. He was serving a jail term for a case of a criminal offence. According to the Inspector Thaman GC of the District Police Office, while counting the total…

May 19, 2022  
Vote Counting Postponed in Tilottama Municipality After Dispute

The counting of votes in Tilottama Municipality-16 has been postponed due to a dispute between the enumerators and the Nepali Congress representatives. The Nepali Congress has accused the enumerators of supporting the CPN-UML, saying that the number of votes counted should have been 195 out of 159. Election officer Madhav…

May 17, 2022  
Voting Continues in Maharajgunj Municipality

The election of Maharajgunj Municipality, which was postponed on May 13 resumed on on May 18 from 7 am. Chief Election Officer Tejendra Prasad Sharma Sapkota said that the voting process is underway from 43 centres in 23 polling stations in the municipality. The election was postponed after the death…

May 17, 2022  
Cadre of UML Beaten by Cadres of Congress

Nepali Congress cadres Narayan Khasu Magar, 27, and Pambadur BC, 29, of Simalpani Musiwan Tole in Shitganga Municipality-13 have beaten CPN-UML cadre Ganesh BC, 29, on May 9. According to Rishi Ram Bhaat, the victim's father, Ganesh was beaten by Nepali Congress cadres after he and his neighbour Shyam BC…

May 10, 2022  
Congress Cadres Injured after the Attack of Cadres of CPN-M Centre

Two Nepali Congress cadres have been injured when CPN-Maoist cadres attacked them with a sharp weapon (Khukuri)­ at Gangadev Rural Municipality-5 on May 10. Man Bahadur Budha, 30, and Kamal Budha, 20, were severely injured when a group of Maoist cadres Rajendra Pariyar, 26, Nawaraj Mahar, 27, and Prakash KC,…

May 10, 2022  
Clash Between the Cadres of CPN-Maoist and Alliance

A clash has broken out between CPN-Maoist Centre, CPN-Unified Socialist and Nepali Congress and CPN-UML cadres in Madi Rural Muncipality-3, Talabang on May 4, 2022. Nepali Congress candidate Nim Bahadur Dangi, 38, of Madi Rural Muncipality -3, Kiran Buda, 28, of CPN-Maoist and Samir Gharti, 32, were injured in the…

May 5, 2022  
Clash Between Cadres of CPN-UML and Alliance, An Eight Year Old Injured

In a clash between the cadres of CPN-UML and alliance in Budhichaur of Sarumarani Rural The injured ones have been identified as Tana Bahadur Gharti, 44, Nishakh Pun, 34, Asimaya Raut, 32, Laxmi Maya Pun, 40, Hira Bahadur Pun, 46, Tilak Bahadur Rana, 39, Lal Bahadur Roka, 23, and Tilak…

May 5, 2022  
Death of Female Dalit Candidate of Marchawari Rural Municipality, Election Program Postponed

Kusumi Pasin, a female Dalit candidate from CPN-UML in Marchwari Rural Municipality-3 died on April 30, 2022. After the death of the candidate, the election office has postponed all the programs related to the election. Election Officer Saroj Kumar Pokharel said that the entire election program has been postponed after…

May 2, 2022  
Cadres of Alliance Accused of Vandalization

CPN-UML has alleged that election campaign materials and vehicles of CPN-UML were vandalized in Devdaha Municipality-10 Charankhe on April 30, 2022. Buddhimaya Gole and Som Bahadur Khadka told INSEC representative that the auto-rickshaw (Na 2 Ha 672) parked at the house of a local Buddhimaya Gole and a CPN-UML campaigning…

May 2, 2022  
Election Program Postponed after Death of Ward Chairperson Candidate

According to Chief Election Officer Tejendra Prasad Sharma Sapkota, the local level election in Buddhabhumi Municipality-8 has been postponed after the death of Prakash Tiwari, 41 on April 29. Tiwari was also the candidate for the position of Ward Chairperson from CPN-UML. Chief of the District Election Office, Gyanuram Panthi,…

April 30, 2022