Boats Ready for Polls

Polls chief wants Boats ready for polls!

All District Elections officials have been instructed to have boats and other equipment ready to face a sudden flood during the Presidential Election period.
These instructions have been issued by Commissioner of Elections Mahinda Deshapriya..
Ballot boxes and election officials need to be sent to polling centres the day before the election, and the boxes need to be taken to counting centres immediately after the voting is over. Thus, election officials must be ready to face any eventuality, the Commissioner has said.

Ceylontoday, 2014-12-26 02:05:00
BOATS
Polls chief wants Boats ready for polls!

By Ruparatne Piyadasa

 
All District Elections officials have been instructed to have boats and other equipment ready to face a sudden flood during the Presidential Election period.
These instructions have been issued by Commissioner of Elections Mahinda Deshapriya..
Ballot boxes and election officials need to be sent to polling centres the day before the election, and the boxes need to be taken to counting centres immediately after the voting is over. Thus, election officials must be ready to face any eventuality, the Commissioner has said.
He added that since polling centres might be inundated, the election officials must find buildings on high ground.
A number of areas have been inundated due to continuous floods in recent weeks and the Met. Dept. expects the rains to continue in the coming days.

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