There were 45,942 votes casted during 1999 House of Representatives elections in Jhapa District, Constituency No. 5. The candidte of Nepal Communist Party (Unified Marxist-Leninist) - Tara Sam Yongya secured 19,199 (41.79%) votes and secured victory in the election. The runner-up candidate was Santosh Kumar Meinyngbo of Nepali Congress Party who secured 16,651 (36.24%) votes and came in second position. The difference in votes of Tara Sam Yongya and Santosh Kumar Meinyngbo was 2,548. All other candidates secured 10,092 (21.97%) votes.
As illustrated in the pie-chart above, the candidates who lost the election secured 26,743 (58.21%) votes as compared to votes secured by elected candidate Tara Sam Yongya, which was 19,199 (41.79%) votes.
Detailed Election Results are illustrated in the table below:
|1||Tara Sam Yongya||Nepal Communist Party (Unified Marxist-Leninist)||N/A||N/A||19,199||41.79%|
|2||Santosh Kumar Meinyngbo||Nepali Congress Party||N/A||N/A||16,651||36.24%|
|3||Nitya Nand Tajpuriya||Nepal Sadbhawana Party||N/A||N/A||3,492||7.60%|
|4||Chandra Prasad Yongya||Rastriya Janamukti Party||N/A||N/A||2,491||5.42%|
|5||Jung Prasad Chemjong||Nepal Communist Party (M.L)||N/A||N/A||1,896||4.13%|
|6||Luxmi Prasad Odari||Rastriya Prajatantra Party||N/A||N/A||1,557||3.39%|
|7||Hemant Bahadur Bohara||Rastriya Prajatantra Party (Chand)||N/A||N/A||246||0.54%|
|8||Surya Prasad Rai||Janamukti Party Nepal||N/A||N/A||243||0.53%|
|9||Radha Krishna Acharya||Sanyunkta Janamorcha Nepal||N/A||N/A||167||0.36%|
Please, note that details candidates who contested in the election may not be available due to lack of election data. If you found N/A in the table above in any column, that means the information is not available at present. If the age of a candidate is given in the table, that should be considered as the age of candidate at the time of filing nomination for the election, but not the current age.