Dr Khimlal Devkota wins NA seat
Independent candidate Dr Khim Lal Devkota has been elected to the post of member of the National Assembly. A by-election was held for the post today.
Dr Devkota defeated ruling party CPN-UML’s Ram Bahadur Thapa by 5,088 votes against 4,014.
The third candidate in the fray, Krishna Bahadur Tamang of Nepal Majdoor Kissan Party received 132 votes, according to the election office.