Voter turnout increases by almost 40k

Voters along with their voter identity cards wait to vote. Druk Yul elected its National Council (NC) members yesterday. The total voter turnout on NC polls 2018 was 234, 535 including 64, 912 postal ballots. This was an increase of almost 40,000 votes from 2013. In 2013, 171,504 cast their votes through Electronic Voting Machine […]

More than 42,000 cast votes in facilitation booths for NC

A total of 42,441 registered voters cast their votes at the postal ballot facilitation booths set up across the country for the National Council (NC) elections from April 12-14. Of this, 20,637 were female and 21,804, male. A total of 60,590 had registered for the postal ballot facilitation and mobile booths while 88,915 eligible voters […]

20  council representatives elected

Twenty council representatives from across the 20 districts were elected for a five-year-term in the National Council (NC)elections held yesterday. The newly elected members would be joined by five other eminent members who would be appointed by His Majesty the King. As a continuous or permanent house, NC will complete its second five-year term on […]