10 November, Sunsari. There has been an argument after the Congress candidate of Sunsari Constituency No. 4 and the Minister of Communication and Information Technology, Gyanendra Bahadur Karki, accused of rigging throughout the counting of votes.
During the counting of votes on Friday night time, he alleged that 606 votes have been added to UM candidate Jagdish Prasad Kusiaitko. Even although the incident was stated to have occurred final night time, Karki spoke solely at present.
Counting has been stopped after Karki’s allegations and now an all-party assembly has been held on the election officer’s workplace. Candidates and representatives of assorted events are taking part within the all-party assembly.
Sources stated that throughout the assembly, the election officer’s workplace admitted that there was a mistake by the counting workers. According to the outcomes announced earlier than the counting was stopped, Karki is forward by 71 votes.