UN Secretary General Guterres congratulates on Nepal's poll completion
December 9, 2017 01:46 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Dec 9: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has congratulated the Nepali people on the peaceful completion of the elections to the members of the House of Representatives and State Assemblies.
In a press statement issued today by the Office of UN Secretary General, he expressed hope that political parties in Nepal would also be successful to go for other processes and phases required following the conclusion of the elections.
The recently concluded elections were historic itself in regard to the implementation of the federal structure as per the Nepal’s constitution, he said, adding that they would also encourage the political parties , the government and civil society representatives in Nepal to further promote the inclusive and participatory-based governance system.
The UN Secretary General has pledged the UN’s support and cooperation to every efforts to be made by the government, political parties and civil society towards the promotion of inclusive and representation-based governance system.