New Delhi, February 21, 2017.
Counselors Adel El Shorbagi and Abdel Gawad Hashem, First and Second Vice President of Egypt’s Court of Cassation and members of the Supreme Judicial Council, meet with Dr. Nasim Zaidi, Chief Election Commissioner of India here today at Chief Election Commission office. Ambassador of Egypt to India Hatem Tageldin was also visited with the panelists.
Both the dignitaries participated in the Election Visitor Program which is organized by the Indian Election Commission and United Nation Development Programme UNDP during the period between 12 to 17 February 2017 as a part the South -South Cooperation to witness the election process in Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh states of North India.
Egypt was among several countries which participated in witnessing of the Indian House of Representatives “Lok Sabha” Elections in 2014 while two Members of the Indian Election Commission were also participating in the same task in the Egyptian Presidency Elections which was held May 2014.
Photo: Embassy of Egypt