UML leading in vote tally in PR category of HoR election
Kathmandu, 15 Dec – The CPN (UML) which has topped the first-past-the-post votes in the House of Representatives elections continues to lead in the vote tally towards the proportional representation category also.
As per the information received from the Information System Management Section at the Election Commission this morning, UML is leading in the number of votes secured by various parties in the proportional representation category of the House of Representatives (HoR) elections by a margin of 83 thousand votes.
The CPN (UML) has secured 2 million 940 thousand 40 votes, the Nepali Congress 2 million857 thousand votes, the CPN (Maoist Centre) 1 million 182 thousand votes and the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal 415 thousand votes.
Similarly, the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal has polled 377 thousand votes, the Bibeksheel Sajha Party 197 thousand votes and the Rastriya Prajatantra Party 188 thousand votes, according to the Election Commisison.
The election to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies were held in two phases on November 26 and December 7.