Sunuwar started his political journey after being associated with the student wing of CPN-UML in 2046. He then held different responsibilities in the student wing and became district secretary and chairman of the party. He is currently a central committee member of CPN-UML. Sunuwar was directly elected from Okhaldhunga-1 in the constituent assembly elections held in 2070 BS and was reelected in 2074 BS.
Yagya Raj Sunuwar