Election preparation almost complete: EC

from Nepalnews.com
Published on 28 Sep 2013 View Original

Chief Election Commissioner Neelkantha Upreti has said that the Election Commission (EC) has almost completed the preparations for the upcoming Constituent Assembly (CA) elections scheduled for November 19.

Inaugurating the two-day training on election and vote count in Lalitpur on Friday, Upreti said the EC is expediting the preparation works as per the election schedule.

He also expressed confidence that the election fervour will further catch up with the parties after the registration of the candidates under the first-past-the-post election system.

EC's Spokesperson Bir Bahadur Rai said that Chief Election Commissioner Upreti has directed the officials to leave no stone unturned to carry out all works on behalf the commission to conduct the election in a free, fair and credible manner.

Likewise, the EC is imparting training to the organizations of the national election observer on September 29 and 30.

A total of 50 national organizations have got permission for the election observation. Similarly, two international organizations including The Carter Center have got the permission for election observation.