KALAIYA — A total of 121 polling centres in the district have been categorized as very sensitive in election being held here under the second phase of election to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies on coming December 7.
Of the total 303 polling centres in the district, 121 are categorized as very sensitive and another 97 as sensitive from the security point of view, and security measures have been put in place accordingly, said Chief District Officer Bijaya Narayan Manandhar.
There are a total of 349,947 voters in the district divided into four constituencies.Follow @gorkhapost
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe congratulates President Bhandari
KATHMANDU — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has offered congratulations to President Bidya Devi Bhandari on her re-assumption of office as the head-of-nation of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.
In his message, Prime Minister Abe said that he looks forward to actively cooperating with President Bhandari to further strengthen the long-standing friendly relation between Japan and Nepal.
He also said that Japan welcomes the solid progress Nepal is making in strengthening democracy following the elections to the Federal Parliament and Provincial Assemblies under the new constitution.
He assured that Japan would continue to strongly support Nepal’s efforts to consolidate democracy and to ‘build back better’ from the disastrous outcomes of the earthquake.Follow @gorkhapost