Posts tagged ‘Counting

Vote counting in hills excites tarai

Posted on: Thursday, May 18, 2017

It seems, the Madhesi people are counting the days to take part in the second round of local elections slated for June 14. Discussions on who won and who lost with what vote margin are common at almost every tea stall, crossroads and shop. Like many people …

Another nine million Nepalis are eligible to vote in the second phase of elections set for June 14 that includes the restive southern plains where Madhesi groups are demanding constitutional change to address their grievances.

NC CWC vote counting under open category concludes

Posted on: Monday, Mar 14, 2016

The election committee has already concluded the vote counting of the party president, general secretary, treasurer and 22 CWC members from women, Muslim, Janajati, Dalit and Madhesi categories. Votes obtained by the newly elected 25 CWC members under open …

NC CWC vote counting resumes

Posted on: Thursday, Mar 10, 2016

According to Parajuli, the vote counting for 25 NC CWC, along with the reservation’s women, Dalits, Madhesi and indigenous people category will begin today. “All other vote counting except for the provinces will be carried out today,” he said.

About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.