7 November, Butwal. Janmat Party’s Chandrakesh Gupta has gained in State Assembly Region 2 of Rupandehi Region No. 5. Gupta defeated Fakhruddin Khan of Nepali Congress and gained.
While Gupta gained by securing 12,941 votes, Khan secured 11,651 votes. Gupta was within the UML earlier than the native elections.
After not getting a mayoral ticket from UML, he joined the Janamat Party and ran as a candidate for mayor of Lumbini Cultural Municipality and was defeated.
Defeated by Gupta, Khan was elected from the Congress within the 2074 election. He was the chief whip of the get together’s parliamentary get together within the Lumbini state meeting.