KATHMANDU — The CPN-UML affiliated Nepal Civil Servants Employees Association has appeared as the winner in the Civil Servants’ Trade Union election held on Wednesday.
Chief Election Officer, Gita Prasad Timalsena, said the Association secured 44.39 per cent or 21,127 votes to win the election.
Likewise, Nepali Congress (NC) aligned Nepal Civil Servants Employees Union obtained 34.16 per cent or 16, 259 votes to secure the second place while CPN (Maoist Centre)’s wing Nepal National Civil Servants Employees Association garnered 10.57 per cent or 5,027 votes.
The Madhes-centric parties’ Nepal Madhesi Civil Servants Employees Forum garnered 7.48 per cent or 3,561 votes.
Of the total 55, 329 voters, 88.73 per cent or 49,095 voters cast their votes, Timalsena said, adding 1, 501 votes of the total became invalid.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.