DANG, Feb 9: Former people's representatives have called for announcement of elections as soon as possible.
Speaking at a press conference held here on Wednesday, outgoing Mayor of Ghorahi municipality Amar Bahadur Dangi said there is no alternative to elections hence pressure should be exerted on the government for the same.
Likewise, former Deputy Mayor of Tulasipur Ghanashyam Pandey said the local elections should be held as per new structure.
Failure to hold periodic elections has weakened democracy, nationality, social justice and nationality.
Outgoing Mayor of Tulasipur Dhundi Raj Lamichhane said elections are essential also for transparency of development works. RSS