Simara: A door-to-door meeting with the CPN-UML rally was held at Jeetpursimara Sub-metropolis-6 on Thursday.
Candidates including Saraswati Devi Chaudhary (candidate for the post of mayor), Bhola Prasad Adhikari (candidate for the post of deputy mayor) and Kaimudin Ansari (candidate for the post of ward chairman) have visited the house.
Ansari said he was excited by the participation of locals at the door. Ansari was also elected as the ward chairman in the local level election of 2074 BS. Ansari, who has been re-nominated this time, claims that his victory is assured.
The ward is the smallest ward of the sub-metropolis in terms of geography and population. There are a total of 1,281 voters in the ward which has a large Muslim community.
UML has fielded Khublal Mahato, Bindeshwar Singh, Budhkumari Adhikari and Vavitab Devi Majhi as candidates in the ward.