Elections held in camps

Victorious Sancha Hang after the election
Victorious Sancha Hang after the election

The election of Camp Management Committee (CMC) was concluded on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 in both refugee camps-  Beldangi, Jhapa and Sanischare, Morang Nepal.

Sancha Hang Subba is re-elected as a Camp Secretary of Beldangi refugee camp with 131 votes. Other candidates for Camp Secretary Suk Bahadur Rai acquire 105 votes and Tara Pulami get 05 votes.

Meanwhile, Champa Singh Rai and Phul Maya Khati were elected as a Camp Secretary and Deputy camp secretary of Sanischare, Morang Nepal.

According to United Nation High Commissioner for Refugee (UNHCR) Nepal, the two refugee camps, Beldangi and Sanischare, still hold around 20,000 Bhutanese refugees following resettlement of 94, 565 in various eight western countries. Of this, the United States have alone accepted 84, 008 for permanent settlement since the third country resettlement program begun in early 2008.