A woman casts her vote into a ballot box during a mock election in Nepal, held earlier this month to familiarise people with the electoral process. Photo: Reuters
A woman casts her vote into a ballot box during a mock election in Nepal, held earlier this month to familiarise people with the electoral process. Photo: Reuters
Nepal

Nepal election could be ‘turning point’ in delicate balance of US, China, India geopolitical interests in region

  • Washington has stepped up efforts to expand presence in Nepal amid worsening Sino-US, China-India ties
  • Election results will be key to how the three powers will develop strategic interests in Nepal, with India and US keen to counter Chinese influence in region

A woman casts her vote into a ballot box during a mock election in Nepal, held earlier this month to familiarise people with the electoral process. Photo: Reuters
A woman casts her vote into a ballot box during a mock election in Nepal, held earlier this month to familiarise people with the electoral process. Photo: Reuters
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