The mission consists of 40 long-term observers, to be deployed on March 22 and other 60 short-term observers will be deployed in the main parts of the country just before the polls day. Apart from this, the team will include a core team of 10 experts. The mission will remain in Nepal for 10 weeks.
"The elections for the Constituent Assembly are a cornerstone in the peace process in Nepal. The Constituent Assembly will provide the Nepalese population with a forum to carry forward democratic reform in the society," nepalnews.com quoted Commissioner for external relations, Benita Ferrero-Waldner, as saying.