‘Resolve federal boundaries issue first, then conduct elections’

The KP Oli government in its policy and programmes announced that it plans to conduct local elections in November. The government is also expected to allocate funds¬†for election when it presents the new fiscal’s budget. Onlinekhabar talked to Sarvendra Nath Shukla, senior leader of Terai-Madhesh ¬†Loktantrik Party, a member of the Madheshi Morcha and the […]

Nepal local elections: UML leader Shanker Pokhrel sees three obstacles

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has announced that his government will conduct local elections in November 2016. The last time local elections were conducted in Nepal was in 1997. Although major political parties have said they are in favour of holding elections at the grassroots, they had not taken any concrete step towards it. Onlinekhabar […]