Local election: Vote counting postponed in Kirtipur

Vote counting in Kirtipur Municipality – which started on Sunday night – has been postponed due to a dispute between the political parties.

The Nepali Congress supporters protested after CPN (UML) took the lead at ward no 2 of the municipality. The vote count was halted at 11 pm, assistant election official, Keshav Parajuli said.

An all – party meeting has been summoned for this morning which is expected to reach an agreement on resuming the vote count. RSS