EC seeks correction of decision to expand cabinet

Posted on: September 19, 2017 | views: 164

The Election Commission (EC) has called on the government to make correction of its yesterday's decision of expanding the size of Council of Ministers.  

In a press statement issued by EC Spokesperson Nawaraj Dhakal, the EC said the Prime Minister's decision to induct two more ministers of state in his Cabinet has suppressed the essence of free and fair election. 

More, the decision is an adverse to the election code of conduct, the EC added.