Statement on the second phase of the local elections
Kathmandu, 29 June 2017
Due to logistical reasons, the French Embassy could not observe the second phase of the local elections. However, from all available reports, it appears that they were well organized and that there was a strong participation of the voters.
Nepal has demonstrated its willingness to consolidate its democratic process.
French Ambassador wishes well to the newly elected members of the local bodies and looks forward to observing the upcoming elections.