Nawalparasi: An all-women officials and security personnel have been given the responsibility to conduct the polls in a polling center in Nawalpur, a western district of Nepal.
Nepal is holding elections to the House of Representatives (HoR) and provincial assembly on November 20.
The entire team of officials and security personnel is women in a polling center at Shiva Secondary School in Kawasoti Municipality-2, District Election Officer of Nawalpur Lal Prasad Sharma Bhusal said. “Polling Officer Shanti Gurung will lead all eight women officials.”
A total of 2,416 officials have been deployed in 302 polling centers in the district of Nawalpur.
Likewise, women officials have been deployed in a voting station in Ramgram Municipality-1 in the House of Representatives (HoR) constituency-2 and in another polling station of Sayapatri Boarding School. A total of 16 security personnel deployed are women.