Nov 25,Kathmandu: Nepali Congress candidate Baijnath Kalwar has been elected in West Nawalparasi provincial constituency No. 2 (B).
Assistant Election Officer Prem Poudel said that Congress candidate Baijnath Kalwar was elected from Nawalparasi's Lumbini Pradesh Sabha 2 (B) after defeating Democratic Samajwadi Party's Nagendra Agrahari. Kalwar, who has been leading since the counting of votes started, won by beating his competitor Agrahari by 1,689 votes.
The elected Kalwar got 11 thousand 736 votes. His competitor Agrahari got 10 thousand 47 votes. Kalbar Bam was running as a common candidate on behalf of the Democratic Alliance.