NC heavyweight Paudel lags behind UML's Shrestha in Tanahun-1

TANAHUN: According to preliminary vote counting results, senior Nepali Congress leader Ram Chandra Paudel has fallen behind the CPN-UML's Krishna Kumar Shrestha in the race for Federal Parliament seat from Tanahun Constituency No 1.

While Shrestha has got 2,264 votes, Paudel is trailing behind with 1,774 votes.