19 May, Chitwan-CPN (Maoist Centre) candidate has won the mayor’s post in Madi Municipality.
Thakur Prasad Dhakal garnered 3,873 votes to win the local level election. His closest rival, Khem Prasad Mahato, of Nepali Congress came as close as 3,829 votes to lose with a difference of 44 votes, according to election official, Indra Kumari Thapaliya.
CPN (UML) candidate, Tara Kumari Kaji Mahato, has won the deputy mayor’s post in the municipality. She received 4,690 votes while her closest rival, Sarita Mahato, from Maoist Centre garnered 3,804 votes.