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Tag: Ayodhee Prasad Yadav

We want to ensure people’s maximum participation in polls: CEC Yadav

Kathmandu, November 15 Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said how to ensure larger participation of voters in the elections (House of Representatives and state assemblies) is the concern of the EC in the context when people of highlands have started migrating temporarily to warmer places, owing to natural adversities. Snowfalls in mountainous districts have […]

Security threats on the rise, beware: CEC Yadav to candidates, voters

Kavre, November 14 Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav says security threats to political parties, candidates and voters are on the rise in the run-up to provincial and federal parliamentary polls. Yadav, therefore, calls them to stay alert and protect themselves from any kind of threat. Yadav’s statement comes after attacks on candidates have been […]

Yadav concedes voter education could not be effective enough

Kathmandu, November 9 Chief Election Officer Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has conceded that the voter education programme in the run-up to provincial and federal parliamentary elections could not be effective enough. He blames lack to time for the failure. Speaking at an interaction with the Chief Secretary and secretaries of the government in Kathmandu today, Yadav […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: October 26, 2017

With the first phase of provincial and federal parliamentary elections coming closer, analysts and intellectuals of the country have concentrated themselves on various political issues and this is clearly reflected on opinion pages of major English and Nepali broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Thursday. Revival of Khum Bahadur Khadka: Reasons and implications Dipesh Ghimire […]

CEC Yadav’s Tihar greetings: Let everyone cooperate to make elections successful

Kathmandu, October 20 Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said full support and cooperation from every quarter is expected in regard with the poll-related activities so as to make such historic events successful. In his greetings on the occasion of the Nepal Sambat 1138, Tihar and Chhath festivals today, the CEC said, “The EC […]

Won’t nag PM further on Cabinet expansion: CEC Yadav

Kathmandu, September 13 Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav says the Election Commission will not make complaints about the recent Cabinet expansion anymore as  it has already clearly stated that the move was a violation of the election code of conduct. Responding to a journalist’s query on why the Commission is reluctant to take action against […]