Print Edition - 2017-09-10 | News
Foreign firms invited to enlist for poll observation
EC says presence of international observers adds to the credibility of elections
Sep 10, 2017-The Election Commission has called for applications from international organisations, community and individuals interested in observing the elections to the House of Representatives and the State Assemblies scheduled for November 26 and December 7.
In a notice published on Saturday, the EC called on the organisations and individuals desiring to observe the elections to apply with necessary documents from September 14 to 30 for permission.EC Spokesperson Nawaraj Dhakal said the commission has decided to involve interested parties in observing the elections with an aim to contribute to making the elections free and fair.
The EC believes that monitoring of the polls by international organisations and community helps boost the credibility of the polls.
Published: 10-09-2017 07:56