Postal voting for Presidential election commences today
Thursday, 31 October 2019 - 8:43
The marking of postal votes of the presidential election begins today.
The elections commission said that while government employees would have the opportunity to mark postal votes tomorrow as well, police and district secretariat personnel can mark their vote on 4th and 5th November.
Postal voters who were not able to cast their postal vote on the relevant dates could cast their vote at the district secretariats on 7th next month.
November 7th is also the date fixed for marking of postal votes by election commission personnel.
659,515 government employees are eligible to mark postal votes.