EC holds talks with high officials regarding local polls in Province 2

Posted on: August 12, 2017 | views: 311

The Election Commission has today held discussions with the government chief secretary and the high officials of the ministries concerned focusing on the local level election scheduled to be held in Province 2 on September 18. 

EC spokesman Surya Prasad Sharma shared that the discussions were mainly focused on the verdict of the Supreme Court approving the Council of Minister's decision regarding increasing the number of local level in Province 2 and the local level election scheduled for September 18 in the same province. 

He said the discussion made a decision that the related bodies of the government will carry out the works under their responsibility including the task of managing the employees at the local level in Province 2 vigorously once the copy of the Supreme Court verdict is received.