Nepal: Polling underway in LB polls being held for first time in two decades
In Nepal, polling is underway in the first phase of local bodies' elections to elect representatives for various municipal and village councils first time in two decades.
According to reports, 4.9 million voters are eligible to cast their votes. Over 50,000 candidates are vying for 13,556 positions.
The second phase of local polls in remaining part of the country will be held after a month.