UML central member, Som Mishra, has been elected the municipality’s mayor with 8,512 votes under his belt. His closest contestant from Nepali Congress, Rajaram Khadka, garnered 6,869 votes.
In the deputy mayor’s post, UML’s Bina Bastola has been elected with 8,789 votes. Her closest contender Radha (Saru) Baniya mustered 6,476 votes. RSS