Uncertainty Awaits Nepal’s Upcoming Election

February 22, 2011 — An article on Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN) examines how Nepal’s next general election is reliant on the Constituent Assembly (CA) drafting and ratifying a new constitution. The Asia Foundation’s Sagar Prasai is quoted as saying “The likelihood of a new constitution being drafted by 28 May 2011 is slimming fast. Any extension of the CA’s tenure, ironically, stands to further the chance of a better-managed election.” Read the full article: “NEPAL: Uncertainty hangs over upcoming elections.”

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