Jul 12, 2017

143,902 voters have dual registration Featured

The Elections Commission says 143,902 voters are having dual registration.

The commission gave the figure in a voter registration report for 2016 that was tabled in parliament recently.

The western province has 22,953 persons with dual registrations, followed by 5,697 in Jaffna and 3,748 in the Wanni.

The commission says these names will be removed from the electoral register.