Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba (Republica file photo)
KATHMANDU, June 29: Nepali Congress President and Prime Minister of Nepal Sher Bahadur Deuba has thanked all the Nepali people for taking part in the second round of local level elections in an enthusiastic manner.
“The first and second round of local elections were conducted in all the 35 districts in Provinces 1, 5 and 7 following the promulgation of the constitution,” Deuba said in a press statement issued today.
This local level election has given an opportunity to consolidate and institutionalize the achievements of decades-long democratic struggles.
All the Nepali brothers and sisters took part in the second round of local elections enthusiastically leaving behind their paddy plantation and other urgent works.
Deuba further said that the successful implementation of the constitution will help ensure good governance, social justice, economic prosperity and institutionalize democratic norms and culture in the society.
Meanwhile Deuba also thanked all the civil servants, security agencies, political parties, journalists, national and international observers for making the elections a huge success.