In Nepal counting of votes for the first phase of local elections is almost complete.
More than 90 percent results have been so far declared. Out of 281 local bodies, results of Mayor and Chairperson in 268 have been declared.
Communist Party of Nepal (UML) has emerged as the largest party. It has won 114 posts and leading in 8.
Nepali Congress got 101 and ahead in 5 local bodies. Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Centre) has won 46. Others got 7 seats. Results of 260 Deputy Mayor and Vice Chairperson have also been declared.
Communist Party of Nepal (UML) has won 126 and leading in 7. Nepali Congress got 78 and ahead in 6 places.
Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Centre) has won in 45. Rashtriya Prajatantra Party got 5, Rashtriya Janmorcha beg 2 and others got 4 seats.
In Mayor election of four metropolitan cities CPN (UML) is leading in Kathmandu, Bharatpur and Pokhara and Nepali Congress is ahead in Lalitpur.