Update KMC Mayor Race: Balen Shah maintains his lead in the vote count
KATHMANDU, May 23: Balen Shah, independent mayoral candidate for Kathmandu metropolis, is continuously leading the vote count.
As of Monday afternoon, Shah has garnered 43,757 votes while his nearest contender of Nepali Congress, Srijana Singh has secured 25,680 votes.
Likewise, Keshav Sthapit of CPN-UML is in third position with 24,578 votes.
Sunita Dangol, deputy mayoral candidate of UML garnered 44,705 votes maintaining a lead while her nearest contender Rameshwar Shrestha of CPN (Unified Socialist) has collected 15,570 votes.