Sunita Dangol Biography (Who is Sunita Dangol?)
Sunita Dangol (Nepali: सुनिता डंगोल) is a Nepalese Newa heritage and indigenous-script activist, model, and politician. She was also the winner of the Miss Newa pageantry in 2011.
She is currently serving as the deputy mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City, the capital city of Nepal. She assumed office on 30 May 2022, alongside mayor Balen Shah.
|Date of Birth
|29 as of 2022
|57 kg (approx)
|Zodiac Sign (Horoscope)
|Model, Politician, Newa heritage and language activist
|Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist–Leninist)
|Deputy Mayor of Kathmandu
Sunita Dangol Early Life, Education, and Family (Father, Mother, Brother, Sister):
Sunita Dangol was born in Kathmandu, Nepal. Her father’s name is Satu Dangol and her mother is Sangita Dangol.
She graduated from Laxmi Shikshya Sadan Higher Secondary School with a first-class degree. She then attended Kathmandu Model College for intermediate level and Tribhuvan Vishwavidalaya for master’s level communication. She is talented in every field, so she cannot quit studying.
Sunita Dangol Career:
Sunita Dangol started her career as a model, Newa heritage, and indigenous-script activist. She was also the winner of the Miss Newa pageantry in 2011.
With Ananda Kumar Maharjan, Dangol co-founded a calligraphers collective called “Callijatra” to promote various Nepalese scripts. Callijatra has so far done over twenty-seven workshops on Ranjana script and is looking to expand its scope by involving more calligraphers and designers. Dangol is the coordinator of the Callijatra project.
Later on, she became well-known for her TEDx talk, and she is also a Tokyo presenter at Atypical 19.
Dangol initially declared her candidacy for the position of Mayor as an independent candidate for the 2022 Kathmandu municipal election. However, she then decided to join the CPN (UML) and compete for the position of deputy mayor with Keshav Sthapit in mayor post. She was elected with 68,612 votes while Rameshwar Shrestha of the coalition’s Unified Socialists polled 23,806 votes.
Sunita Dangol Personal Life, Boyfriend, Relationship, and Love Affairs:
Sunita Dangol is single.