Gachchhadar wins Sunsari-3 federal parliament seat

Posted on: December 13, 2017 | views: 130
Nepali Congress leader Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar has won in the House of Representatives from constituency no 3 of Sunsari district.  According to the election results made public today noon, Gachchhadar edged his opponent Bhagwati Chaudhary of the leftist alliance by a narrow margin of 321 votes. 
He secured 38,972 votes against Chaudhary's 38,651 votes who had been taking the lead initially. This is the sixth win for Gachchhadar in a row in any elections he contested since 1991 from Sunsari district. 
Earlier, Gacchedar had vied and won in the elections twice from Nepali Congress, twice from the Madheshi Janadhikar Forum Loktantrik and now again from the Nepali Congress.