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General Elections: Voting hours extended

The Elections Commission has decided to extend the time for polling at the Parliamentary Election on 5th August by one hour.

Accordingly, the Elections Commission notified that it has decided to extend the closing of the polls of the Parliamentary Election scheduled for 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on 5 August 2020 until 5:00 p.m.

The need to extend the time has been pointed out as the usual polling period may not be adequate to vote following the COVID-19 health and safety guidelines.

Author: TELO Admin