Yagya Raj Karki, Tingla
NT: Tingla village in the district have decided not to participate in the upcoming federal parliamentary and provincial elections. Election to be held on five days.
The residents of Tingla village are strong demanding that Tingla VDC be include with Solu-Dudhkunda Municipality after their village was take over to the Necha Salyan Rural Municipality while restructuring the local units.
Solu-Dudhkunda Municipality also be ready to include Tingla VDC, the government is not hearing to their demand, forcing them to boycott the upcoming elections.
Tingla VDC has 2, 575 voters, who did not take part even in the local level elections, too.
Babu Kaji Karki Social worker of Tingla village is standing with ‘No Vote’ motion after the demand of his villagers fell on deaf ears.
“Locals of Tingla village will not take part in the upcoming elections after our demand was not addressed by the state. The majority of the villages are against the upcoming elections,” he said.
They have also formed a committee led by Gyan Bahadur Rai in a bid to merge Tingla village with Solu-Dudhkunda Municipality.