8 November, Biratnagar. 25 years in the past, Yogendra Mandal envisioned a poverty-free Nepal when the Jeevan Bikas Samaj microfinance financial establishment was shaped. After 25 years of pursuing the identical concept, he was elected as an impartial member of the House of Representatives from Morang-5.
According to the outcomes of the general public vote on Thursday, Mandal gained by getting 21 thousand 820 votes. The defeated CPN Maoist Center candidate Shiv Kumar Mandal obtained 17,486 votes. Rajkumar Yadav of the UML-JSP alliance, who’s in third place, obtained 17,390 votes.
Jeevan Bikas Laguvitt, which was established within the yr 2054 within the then Amahi Wariyati Village (presently Dhanpalthan Rural Municipality-2), has unfold to 24 districts. More than three lakh members have joined microfinance.
Along with microfinance, he’s doing enterprise in agriculture, drinking water, dairy merchandise, well being and schooling sectors and has given direct employment to greater than 2000 folks. He says that he has contributed to poverty alleviation by way of microfinance and different companies. Mandal says that he got here into politics as a result of he needed to work on the coverage degree to boost the usual of dwelling of the folks.
‘To give outcomes of one thing, you want intention first, intention creates imaginative and prescient, imaginative and prescient creates motion, if the intention is sweet, the considering can also be good,’ he stated, ‘Policy must be modified, I’ll work to meet the essential wants of the folks.’
After reaching success within the microfinance sector, he joined politics from CPN-UML. After the election of 2074, he began politics focusing on Morang Region No. 5 from CPN-UML and was a contender for the ticket this time. But the UML, which aligned with the Janata Samajwadi Party, left this discipline to Rajkumar Yadav of the JSP.
He has been working for the previous 5 years specializing in the constituency to face for the House of Representatives elections, however after not getting a ticket from the occasion, he ran as an impartial candidate. At his doorstep, he narrated the work he has carried out for the final 25 years and his agenda for poverty alleviation. The members and associates of Jeevan Bikas Laghubitta additionally participated within the election marketing campaign of Mandal. Dissatisfied staff of the occasion have been additionally with him. He gained the election with the assistance of supporters of microfinance and occasion dissidents.
Having gained the election from Chapakal election image, he stated that he’ll stay impartial. ‘The purpose for my victory is the social service that I’ve been doing repeatedly on this space for 25 years,’ he stated after being elected, ‘If the folks reject the occasion and the coalition, they’ll perceive the fraud.’