Harkaraj Rai Sampang, who campaigned as an independent candidate for Mayor of Dharan Sub-metropolis, has taken the oath of office and secrecy.
On Monday, newly elected Mayor Sampang was sworn in at a ceremony in Inaruwa.
The newly elected Mayor Sampang was sworn in by District Election Officer Kailash Subedi.
After a 10-minute swearing-in ceremony in Inaruwa, Mayor Sampang returned to Dharan.
Sampang, who won with 20,821 votes, has expressed devotion to issues such as squatters, drinking water, the health sector, and sustaining good governance, among others.