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Nepali पंचायत
Directed by Shivam Adhikari
Produced by
  • Sushanta Shrestha
  • Sankhar Shrestha
Story by Shivam Adhikari
Based on Panchayat (Nepal)
  • Neeta Dhungana
  • Saroj Khanal
  • Rupa Rana
  • Ganesh Giti
  • Jahanwi Basnet
  • Bishal Pahari
Kalawati Films
Release date
  • 16 March 2018 (2018-03-16) (Nepal)
Running time
Country Nepal
Language Nepali

Panchayat (Nepali:पंचायत) is a 2018 Nepalese drama social film, directed and written by Shivam Adhikari and produced by Sushanta Shrestha and Sankhar Shrestha, under the banner Kalawati Films with NepalFlix and Hetauda Movies. The film is based on panchayat system in Nepal and it is mainly aimed at women's and the film is set in 1974. The film stars Neeta Dhungana in the lead role alongside with Saroj Khanal, Rupa Rana, Ganesh Giti, Jahanwi Basnet and Bishal Pahari.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]


The film is based on Nepalese Panchayat system in Nepal while in Nepalese king Birendra of Nepal's times.


  • Neeta Dhungana as Girl
  • Saroj Khanal as Kaji
  • Rupa Rana
  • Ganesh Giti
  • Jahanwi Basnet
  • Bishal Pahari


Award Date of ceremony Category Recipient(s) and nominee(s) Result Ref(s)
Francisco International New Concept Film Festival 2017 Best Leading Actress Award Neeta Dhungana Won [8]


  1. ^ "'Panchayat' Premiere Held In Chitwan". Nepali Film News. 2017-06-14. Retrieved 2018-02-08. 
  2. ^ "Panchayat premieres in the US". Retrieved 2018-02-08. 
  3. ^ "PANCHAYAT Nepali Movie First Look [Saroj Khanal, Nita Dhungana]". Retrieved 2018-02-08. 
  4. ^ "Movie 'Panchayat' under Dubbing, Participating in International Festival. ~". Retrieved 2018-02-08. 
  5. ^ "PANCHAYAT Teaser Released; Movie To Release On Falgun 18". Retrieved 2018-02-08. 
  6. ^ HAB. "'Panchayat' premieres in the US | HAB". Retrieved 2018-02-08. 
  7. ^ "छोटो पहिरनले तनावमा निता, कार्यक्रममा देखियो यस्तो दृष्य". छोटो पहिरनले तनावमा निता, कार्यक्रममा देखियो यस्तो दृष्य. Retrieved 2018-02-08. 
  8. ^ "Congratulation Neeta Dhungana, Wins an Intl award in the USA". Nepali Movies, films. 2017-11-01. Retrieved 2018-02-08. 

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