Over 100,000 New Names Registered on Voters’ List This Year

A total of 105,275 new eligible voters were registered on the voters' list during the voter registration and voter list revision period from May 1 to 22.

The figure was revealed here on Wednesday by H.E. Som Sorida, Deputy Secretary General of the National Election Committee (NEC), in a meeting with all stakeholders to present the preliminary results of the voter registration and voter list revision in 2019.

At the same time, 40,256 names were removed from the voters' list, while 1,968 others corrected and 18,316 transferred, according to a NEC's press release, adding that the total number of voters reached now 8,628,220, or 84.77 percent of the population aged 18 and over.

The preliminary list will be posted on June 27 in all communes/Sangkat across the country for complaints or requests for data correction before proceeding to the official voters' list.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press