Kathmandu: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' today cast his vote from Shanti Secondary-based polling station at Bhimsennagar in Bharatpur Metropolitan City in Chitwan. He cast his ballot at 7:13 am. Talking to media-persons after exercising his franchise, Dahal, who is running for parliament member in the polls from Chitwan constituency 3, said he voted as per the left alliance.
Dahal's wife Sita, and younger daughter Ganga also cast their vote from the same polling station as Dahal, while his another daughter Renu Dahal, who is also mayor of Bharatpur Metropolitan City, voted from Sundarbasti Lower Secondary School-based polling station in the metropolis.
The second and final phase of the elections to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies are taking place in the remaining 45 districts today. The polls will elect 128 parliamentary and 128 provincial representatives.