Er. Balen Shah Biography

Balen, a rapper and engineer, has stirred some controversy since announcing his candidacy for the mayor of Kathmandu metropolitan city. His popularity is growing day by day. He has appeared in a variety of media outlets and discussed his perspective. Kathmandu, the largest city in Nepal in terms of voters, has already received nominations from over 50 contenders for the position of mayor. But, of them, Balen, sometimes referred to as his real name Balendra Shah, is gaining a lot of attention. However, it is entirely up to the people to decide whether he will win or lose.

Er. Balen is best known for his freestyle in Battle raps (Raw-Barz). He is the winner of the Second Season of Raw Barz ( A Nepali Rap Battle League).

He got into highlight after winning a battle against Litl Grizl with 13 Rebuttals and multi-syllable rhymes in a freestyle.

Balen was born on 27 April 1990. So he is a 31-year-old male. He is an active youngster with `the mindset of leading the nation with the abilities and strategies he has learned.

Is Balen married? 

It is nowhere stated that Er. Balen Shah is married. So his marital status is still unmarried. He is a graduate bachelor with the profession of Engineer.

Balen Shah on Politics of Nepal

In this ongoing political moment, Er. Balen has stated to be on Nepalese politics soon. Starting from the candidate of local politics, he is preparing to stand as a candidate for Mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City in the upcoming Local Election.

Balen’s Biography

Full Name

Balendra Shah (Balen)


·        Structural Engineer,

·        Civil Engineer,

·        Construction Engineer,

·        Music composer,

·        Lyricist,

·        Rapper,

·        Video Director,

·        Scriptwriter,

·        Social Activist



·        Bridge Engineer (Asian Construction Company Pvt. Ltd)

·        Shelter Engineer (Help Nepal Org)

·        DDA engineer (National society of earthquake Technology NSET)

·        Transportation Engineer (Bajra Guru Constructions)

·        Technical Advisor (ASF Nepal)

·        Project Manager (Soaltee City, Platinum Developers)

·        Managing Director (Balen Consulting And Construction Pvt. Ltd)

·        Deputy General Manager (Padma Group of Companies)

Personal Life

Date of Birth

27 April 1990


31 years old


Garigaun, Teenkune Kathmandu

Personal Websites








Alliance Academy


V.S Niketan College.


·        White House Institute of Technology

·        Structural Engineering from VTU, Karnataka

Educational Qualification

Professional Engineer







Latest News

Joining Politics


Sinamangal, Kathmandu


·        Rap Singing

·        Cricket

·        Music

·        Politics

·        Writing

Balen says he expects to get 90,835 votes in the upcoming local elections. He has talked about it in various interviews. His assumption regarding the votes has drawn criticism from different areas, and it also has been labelled illogical. This is probably the biggest thing he has been highly criticised for since his announcement to run for the post of mayor. 

He claims that 55 to 60 per cent of voters are neutral and he expects to get the votes from all those neutral individuals. 

However, in Nepal, independent candidates rarely win major elections in Nepal. Hence, political analysts rule out his victory

More to follow soon.

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