As per the vote counting that concluded this morning, Dhakal defeated his rival Kishore Pradhan with 54.26 per cent votes against 45.74 per cent. The election was held on Saturday.
According to the election committee, Anjan Shrestha and Dinesh Shrestha have been elected to the post of Vice-Chair in the new executive committee of the FNCCI. Both of them represented the Pradhan panel in the elections. Likewise, in the associate category, Ram Chandra Sanghai of the Dhakal panel won by defeating Saurva Jyoti.
The newly elected executive members of the Federation are Rajan Shrestha, Taranath Adhikari, Kamal Kumar Shrestha