Nuwakot district is in Bagmati Pradesh. The total population of the district is 275778. There are a total of 239726 eligible voters in the district, of them, 123941 are male and 115782 are female. There are 2 House of Representatives consituencies in the district and 4 provincial constituencies.
Arjun Narasingh KC (Nepali Congress) won with 28107 votes in Nuwakot Constituency 2 defeating Suman Bikram Pandey (Rastriya Swatantra Party) who secured 16477 votes in Federal Parliament Elections 2079.