A crowdsourced open portal that brings all kind of Data related to Nepal's Local Election.
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Election Nepal is the project of Open Knowledge Nepal. It is a crowdsourced open portal that brings all kind of Data related to Nepal's Local Election together in Open and Visual Format.

Code Behind http://electionnepal.org


In progress not completed.

Local Development

  • Clone the repo
git clone https://github.com/okfnepal/election-nepal
  • Create a virtualenv
virtualenv venv
  • Activate the virtualenv
source venv/bin/activate
  • Install prerequisites
sudo apt-get install build-essential libssl-dev libffi-dev python-dev
  • Install the requirements using pip
pip install -r requirements.txt
  • Run migrations
python manage.py makemigrations
python manage.py migrate
  • Database fixture to load sample data
python manage.py loaddata  election-nepal-fixture.json 
  • Run the server
python manage.py runserver
  • In a web browser, go to localhost:8000, and you should see the development site! Please note that the terminal window you are running the development site in must stay open while you are using the site.

  • When daily development is complete, terminate the local web server by typing CONTROL + C. Also deactivate the virtual environment:



Election Nepal is an open source project. Repositories are hosted on GitHub, so contributing is easy and anyone can get involved.

You can browse the issues to see where you can contribute. Issues tagged with help wanted are specifically open for contributions from community.


This project is licensed under the MIT License - see the LICENSE file for details.