Hearing of Bharatpur re-poll on July 27


Kathmandu, July 24: The hearing on the case relating to the vote counting of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-19 has been scheduled for Thursday.
A division bench of Justices Om Prakash Mishra and Purushottam Bhandari has fixed the hearing date of the case for July 27 as the hearing was not completed on Monday, Supreme Court's spokesperson Mahendra Nath Upadhyay said.
Defending the Election Commission (EC) of Nepal, Attorney General Raman Kumar Shrestha, Deputy Attorney General Ghanshyam Ojha, Assistant General Attorney Sanjib Raj Regmi and other government attorneys argued for re-polling in Bharatpur-19.
On Sunday, Senior Advocate Rabi Narayan Khanal, advocate Hari Phuyal, Baburam Dahal, Hari Upreti, Dr Chandra Kanta Gyawali, Bijay Kant Mainali, Govinda Bandi, Ishwari Prasad Bhattarai and Khimlal Devkota had defended the writ petitioner arguing that 90 torn ballot papers should be declared invalid.
They argued that the torn ballot papers should be declared invalid as the vote counting station was not seized rather the ballot papers were torn by the representatives of the political parties who were supposed to ensure security of the ballot papers.
During the hearing on July 17, the case was shifted for today.
Till today, hearing of the dispute on vote counting of Bharatpur-19 was conducted for six times. RSSĀ 

Related News

PM Prachanda apprises House of his India visit

Kathmandu, Sept 14:Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda has said that his state visit to the southern neighbour India, beginning from tomorrow would be focused on improving mutual trust and confidence with a very good intention.  Delivering his statement of public importance regarding his India visit at the Legislature-Parliament meeting…

PM Dahal lands in Delhi, Swaraj receives him

New Delhi,  September 15, 2016 : Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who embarked on a four-day state visit to India, landed at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi on Thursday. Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj received the Nepali Prime Minister at the Airport. Leading a delegation, PM…

Nepal, India PMs stress Constitution implementation in Nepal

KATHMANDU, 16 Sept. : Prime Ministers of Nepal and India, Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Narendra Modi respectively, on Friday stressed new Constitution implementation in Nepal as they addressed a joint press conference in New Delhi. Reiterating that the countries share historical relationships in various aspects, the PMs also stressed that the…

India visit very successful : PM Dahal

New Delhi, Sept. 18: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has assessed his state visit to India as being very successful. “Before I embarked on this visit, I felt it had both challenges and opportunities, but now I am confident I have turned the challenges into opportunities,” Prime Minister Prachanda…

Constitution Day being marked as national festival today

Kathmandu, Sept 19: One year has passed since the promulgation of the constitution of a Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal. The country marks the first anniversary of the constitution’s promulgation through the Constituent Assembly today, meeting people’s aspirations for long. The government is marking this special day as a national…

Government working to make constitution acceptable to all, address voices of Madheshi, Tharus: PM Prachanda

Kathmandu, Sept 19: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda has said the government was serious toward addressing the grudges of the Madeshi, Tharu and ethnic communities over the constitution through its amendment.  Addressing a special ceremony organised today at the Army Pavilion, Tundikhel on the occasion of the Constitution Day,…


Find Us on Facebook

From Social

Tokyo (Japan), Sept. 13: A new leadership assumed responsibilities at the Non Resident Nepalese Association (NRNA), Japan on Sunday. The new office bearers took oath of office and secrecy after a long fought battle resulting from dissatisfaction from those who…

Lama led officials assume responsibility in NRNA Japan