The Parliament on Wednesday endorsed the Voters’ List Bill and the Election Commission Bill unanimously. With the endorsement, the House prepared a legal foundation to hold elections as per the new Constitution. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs had tabled proposals to endorse the bills. The State Affairs Committee of the Parliament had forwarded the draft laws to the full House on Monday.
Meanwhile, the next Parliament meeting has been called for 1 pm on Friday.
Taking part in the discussion on the bill today, lawmakers Prem Suwal and Mina Pun had criticised the bill claiming their proposals for the amendments were not addressed.
Full Article: House endorses two bills on voters’ list, Election Commission.