November 8, Kathmandu. CPN-UML President KP Sharma Oli visited Darchula headquarters Khalanga for the primary time and inaugurated the election marketing campaign this time. After beginning the marketing campaign from Khalanga, Oli didn’t disguise the truth that he made the brand new map of Nepal an election agenda.
In his 20-minute lengthy speech on the Khalanga Assembly on October 18, he mentioned that nobody however himself might return Nepal’s land for nearly the whole interval. After Darchula, Oli, who additionally addressed the conferences of Baitadi and Kanchanpur on the identical day, made the agenda of nationalism the principle agenda.
But UML couldn’t win in all these three districts. In Darchula, Oli mentioned that he’s answerable for the event of the district, together with the return of Nepal’s land. ‘The essential downside right here is to construct an embankment to regulate the river. I say it with a assure. Embankment will likely be constructed by UML,’ Oli had mentioned, ‘Mahakali river won’t be allowed to destroy and wash away Darchula and Khalanga Bazar. UML will assure that, I’ll do it.’
KP Sharma Oli addressing an election assembly held in Darchula on October 18/File photograph
Oli accused Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba of being a frontrunner who can’t do something for the event of the Far West and can’t deliver again the land. Immediately after Oli’s warning, Prime Minister Deuba reached Darchula with Pushpa Kamal Dahal, Chairman of CPN Maoist Center. Deuba mentioned that not solely Prachanda and Madhav Nepal, the leaders of the then CPN performed the position of publishing the map of Nepal from the general public discussion board, he additionally remembered the dissolution of the House of Representatives.
From the conferences held in flip, the leaders requested the folks to win their respective candidates and ship them. But in response to the ultimate outcomes of Darchula, Dilendra Prasad Badu of Congress has received.
While Badu received with 28 thousand 515 votes, UML’s Ganesh Singh Thagunna was the closest competitor with 26 thousand 391 votes. This victory of Badu just isn’t solely a revenge of the earlier election but in addition a reversal of the outcomes of the native elections.
It was not straightforward for Badu to win the election held on 30 Baisakh. Despite the alliance between the ruling events, the UML couldn’t win a single municipality chief. Out of 9, UML received 5 and Maoist Center received 4.
Badu’s victory was not straightforward even primarily based on the votes received by the candidate for ward president. UML acquired 29 thousand 397 votes, Congress acquired 21 thousand 554 votes and Maoist middle acquired 7 thousand 881 votes. The parliamentary historical past of Darchula can be not favorable for Badu.
Badu, who has been contesting elections since 2048, had already misplaced 3 times. Badu couldn’t win the elections besides 048 and 056. In 2051, UML’s Premsingh Dhami, in 2064 Maoist’s Laxman Dutt Joshi and in 2070 UML’s Ganesh Singh Thagunna, Badu was in a tie in 2074. But for Thagunna, Darchula was comparatively straightforward.
Badu was defeated in 064 and received the 2070 and 2074 elections. He grew to become a minister within the then authorities led by Oli.