KATHMANDU, Dec 8: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun 'Pasang' has offered his best wishes for happiness, peace, prosperity and good health to all Nepali people home and abroad on the occasion of 'Udhauli' and 'Yomari Punhi' festivals.
“May these festivals energize all Nepali people to pursue prosperity while strengthening unity and cooperation among us,” Vice President Pun said in a message of greetings. He also wished that these festivals contribute to conserving and promoting Nepali art, culture and customs.
He also thanked the Election Commission, the government, and all Nepali people including security personnel, government employees and poll observers for their help in concluding the elections to the House of Representatives and the provincial assemblies.
Voting took place on November 20. 'Udhauli' is celebrated by the Kirat community, and 'Yomari Punhi' by the Newar community.