Voter ID card distribution begins from today

Second phase of local polls today

KATHMANDU, June 25: Distribution of voter identity cards has been started from the concerned polling centers in 35 districts of province no 1, 5 and 7 from Sunday for second round of local-level election scheduled for June 28.

Spokesperson at the Election Commission, Surya Prasad Sharma, said that voter ID would be distributed to 6,432,765 voters from concerned polling centers till June 27. Various teams comprising polling officers deployed in the election have been distributing voter ID from 4,581 voting stations.

According to Spokesperson Sharma, at least one voting education volunteer has been deployed in every polling centers to teach voters about the way to put swastika mark on ballot paper.

An arrangement has been made to provide the voter ID card to the family members if the voter could not reach there to collect his/her voter ID card due to various reasons. RSS