Panchthar: Tough fight between Basanta & Bhishma Raj, Basanta leading by 12 votes
Nembang is ahead of Angdembe by 12 votes.
KATHMANDU: Under the House of Representatives election 2079, there is a fierce battle between the alliance and CPN-UML in Panchthar.
Bhisma Raj Angdembe, the candidate of Nepali Congress from the alliance, has secured 20,380 votes. Meanwhile, Nepal Communist Party UML candidate Basanta Kumar Nembang obtained 20,392 seats.
Currently, there is a fierce competition between Nembang and Angdembe. Nembang is ahead of Angdembe by 12 votes.
The total number of votes cast in Panchthar, which is the only constituency of the House of Representatives, is 75,352.
So far, 47,491 votes have been counted. There are 27, 861 votes left to be counted.