Thapa defeated Bhattarai by a margin of seven,457 votes. But the official announcement is but to be made.
Even in 074, Thapa defeated UML’s Bhattarai. UML’s Bhattarai contested on behalf of the Left Alliance in that election. But Thapa gained by 3200 votes. This time, Thapa has made the distinction wider.
Thapa, who was a proportional member of parliament on the age of 31, was elected as a central member of the Congress quickly after. Now he’s the Congress General Minister.