EC to launch Local level Election Monitoring Directives-2017

Supreme Court, Election Commission, Election of House of Representatives and Province Assembly

KATHMANDU, March 24: The Election Commission (EC) is going to launch Local level Election Monitoring Directives-2017 to streamline the monitoring of the local level election scheduled to be held May 14 this year

The Directives is currently being drafted and the Commission will launch it at the earliest, according to the Commission’s Spokesperson Surya Prasad Sharma.

The Election Code of Conduct for National Observers and Local Level Election Policy-2017 have been already issued by the Commission.

Furthermore, the Voter Education Program Implementation Directives-2017 has been issued as per the clause (44) of the Election Act-2073.
Transparency would be ensured in every process of the election except in the secret voting to make the election free, fair and impartial. The Commission will hold orientation and capacity building programme for the observation, it is stated. RSS