UEC releases dates for electoral roll announcements
The Global New Light of Myanmar, 20 Jun 2015
The Union Election Commission on Friday issued a statement listing dates and locations for the announcement of electoral rolls for the 2015 general elections.
Voter lists will be announced for the fourth time at the offices of ward and village election sub-commissions in all districts in Kachin, Rakhine, Shan (North) and Shan (East) States and Ayeyawady Region, Meiktila, NyaungU and Yamethin districts in Mandalay Region, Toungoo, Thayawady and Pyay districts in Bago Region, Katha, Kalay, Mawlaik and Hkamti districts and Naga Self-Administered Zone in Sagaing Region and Kawthoung district in Taninthayi Region and remaining 21 townships in Yangon Region from 22 June to 5 July 2015.
Voters whose names are absent from rolls must submit form No.3, the statement said, while those listed with incorrect information must use form No. 4-C. People may contest the nomination of unsuitable persons, such as those who are deceased or imprisoned, with form No. 4.
Visitors’names will be included in voter list of permanent residences provided they submit household registration form No. 66/6. Political parties should cooperate with the Union Election Commission in assisting voters to be properly enrolled and to have comprehensive voter lists, the statement said.