An agreement has been reached between Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center) for the Maoist Center to support NC in the re-election to be held in Bharatpur Metropolitan City-19.
CPN (MC) will support the NC for the position of ward chairperson and members of the ward while NC will vote for CPN (MC) mayoral candidate.
NC is also vying for the post of deputy Mayor.
The Election Commission directed to hold re-polls in the Metropolis following the reports of the findings of torn ballot papers during the vote count for the ward. Following the findings, the vote count was halted subsequently.