The Election Commission has decided that Pralad Sapkota, head of Ratnanagar municipality, should pay a fine of Four Lakhs and Fifty thousand rupees. According to sub-section 1 of Section 26 of the Election Commission Act, 366 candidates of Ratnanagar, including Mayor Sapkota, did not submit their expenditure details within the stipulated time or late.
The Commission has directed the candidates to pay the penalty within six months. “According to sub-section 3 of section 26 of the Election Commission Act, 2073, within 6 months, the application should be filed in the Election Commission office code number 212003501, revenue title number 14312, and directed to submit the application with the voucher to the provincial and district election office or the commission,” said the decision of the commission.
List of fined Ratnanagar candidates