KASKI, Dec 9: CPN-UML’s central member Rabindra Adhikari has secured a seat in the federal parliament defeating Nepali Congress candidate Dev Raj Chalise in Kaski constituency-2. Youth leader Adhikari secured 27,207 votes while Chalise only managed 18,661 votes. Previously, Adhikari had won both Constitution Assembly elections from the same constituency.
Likewise, UML’s Krishna Thapa has secured victory in Province Assembly ‘A’ in Kaski-2. He secured 15,329 votes to defeat Nepali Congress candidate Guru Prasad Baral, who only got 8,325 votes. In Kaski-2 ‘B’, Nepali Congress’ Bindu Kumar Thapa has already been elected.
Similarly, in Kaski-1 ‘B’, UML’s Mana Bahadur Gurung has secured victory. He secured 17,249 votes while Nepali Congress candidate Krishna Bahadur KC garnered 13,102 votes.