CPN-UML has finalized the candidatures of all the eight local level chiefs / deputy chiefs from the party for the local level election to be held on April 12. UML has unanimously decided on the candidature.
Love Shrestha and Ishwari Basnet have been nominated for the post of mayor of Manthali municipality, Roshan Pakhrin and Sita Khatri for the post of mayor of Ramechhap municipality, Gyan Kumar Yonjan and Rita Gautam for the post of chairman of Sunapati village, Tank Chaulagai for the post of chairman of Doramba village, Gyan Kumar Shrestha for the post of chairman of Khandadevi village and Rama Ghising . According to sources, the vice-chairman of Doramba village municipality has not been decided yet.
According to an UML Ramechhap official, Kamal Kadaria and Deepa Pakhrin have been nominated for the post of Likhu Tamakoshi village chairman, Khadga Bahadur Sunuwar and Radhika Shrestha for the Gokulganga village chairman, Sher Bahadur Sunuwar for the Umakund village chairman and Ganga Karki for the vice-chairman post.
Khadga Bahadur Sunuwar and Radhika Shrestha have been re-elected in Gokulganga Municipality while Sher Bahadur Sunuwar has been re-elected in Umakunda Municipality. Roshan Pakhrin, who was elected from Ramechhap Municipality in the last election, has also been re-elected this time. At other local levels, UML has given tickets to new faces.