21 elected as NC CWC members from reserved quotas
Saturday, 25 September 2010 09:01
Twenty one persons have been elected as Central Working Committee
(CWC) members of the Nepali Congress (NC) from the quotas reserved for
women, Madhesis , Janajatis and Dalits.
Results of the five Janajati quotas (three male and two female) were
announced Saturday afternoon. Those elected from Janajati quotas are
Bhimsa Raj Aangdambe, Surya Man Gurung, Dhan Raj Gurung, Sita Gurung
and Ratna Sherchan.
Similarly, Pushpa Bhusal, Mina Pande, Kamala Pant, Ambika Basnet,
Mahalaxmi Upadhyaya 'Deena' and Uma Regmi got elected from the women
quota. 40 candidates had contested for CWC member from the women
quota. Bhusal received 1502, Pande 1413, Pant 1268, Basent 1088,
Upadhyaya 1007, and Regmi got 831 votes.
Likewise, Man Bahadur Bishwakarma, Jiwan Pariyar and Min Bishwakarma
were elected from the Dalit quota. Sujata Pariyar and Kavita Sardar
were elected from Dalit women quota.
Uma Kant Chaudhary, Ajaya Chaurasiya and Mahendra Yadav were elected
from Madhesi quota. Minakchhi Jha and Parbati DC Chaudhary were
elected from Madhesi women quota.
Earlier, Mohammad Aftab Alam was elected from Muslim quota.
The counting of votes for indigenous communities will continue on Saturday.
The counting for the post of CWC members under zonal reservation and
open contest will begin after completion of the reserved quotas.
Get all ZESTCaste mails sent out in a span of 24 hours in a single mail. Subscribe to the daily digest version by sending a blank mail to ZESTMediaemail@example.com, OR, if you have a Yahoo! Id, change your settings at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ZESTMedia/join/
On this list you can share caste news, discuss caste issues and network with like-minded anti-caste people from across India and the world. Just write to firstname.lastname@example.org
TELL FRIENDS TO SIGN UP:-
If you got this mail as a forward, subscribe to ZESTCaste by sending a blank mail to ZESTCasteemail@example.com OR, if you have a Yahoo! ID, by visiting http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ZESTCaste/join/
Also have a look at our sister list, ZESTMedia: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ZESTMedia/