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Nepali Congress accused of capturing booths


Sarlahi,congress le booth kabja gareko arop. SARLAHI: It has been alleged that Nepali Congress has captured election booths in Sarlahi Constituency No 6. According to representatives of other parties, supporters of Nepali Congress constituency No 6 FPTP candidate Amresh Kumar Singh captured four polling booths in Dhankaul and Balara VDCs today. While the representatives of rival parties have accused the NC of capturing booths in Jabadi and Madarsha in Balara VDC, Sadbhavana Party candidate Fakira Mahato also accused the Congress of capturing two other election booths, one set up for Dhanakaul VDCs 8 and 9 and the other booth set up at Dhanakaul VDCs 3 and 4. According to District Civil Society General Secretary Shibchandra Mahato, five persons were injured in firing after NC cadres prevented supporters of other parties from entering the election booth in Dhankaul VDC-3. Of the injured, Ramnidhi Raya and Shub Narayan Sah have been referred to Kathmandu for further treatment.


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