The by-election is Estimated to Cost Rs. 16.1 million
The Election Commission (EC) has prepared financial procedures for conducting the by-election of the vacant National Assembly member of Bagmati Pradesh on May 20.
A budget of Rs. 161.30 million has been estimated for the operation and management of the election. Spokesperson of the Commission, Raj Kumar Shrestha, informed that a letter has been sent to the Ministry of Finance for consensus on the working procedure and release of estimated budget.
Meanwhile, the Commission has appointed District Judge Dilli Ratna Shrestha of Makwanpur District Court as the Returning Officer on the basis of the list received in consultation with the Judicial Council.