Local Level Election First Amendment Bill 2074 tabled at parliament
June 6, 2017 04:30 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, June 6: Outgoing Deputy Prime Minister Bimalendra Nidhi tabled Local level Election First Amendment Bill 2074 at the meeting of legislature-parliament held on Tuesday.
Speaking before tabling the bill, Nidhi said there was a need for amending the existing Local Level Election Act to ensure that all parties partake in the second-phase of local election slated for June 28. Second-phase election is due to be held on June 28 in provices 1 2 5 and 7.
According to him, the amendment bill he tabled at the parliament is not a big issue, making an indirect reference to the fact that there is no reason to be opposed to it.