Postal voting of General Election 2020 begins today with the staff members at the offices of Medical Officers of Health (MOH) casting their absentee votes.
The Election Commission said, postal voting at MOH offices will continue from 9.00 am to 4.00 pm today.
The voters are mandated to adhere to the health guidelines – such as maintaining social distance, wearing face masks and disinfecting hands – introduced by the government to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.
In addition, they have been instructed to bring a blue or black ink pen to mark the ballot paper.
Marking postal votes for the General Election 2020 will go ahead on weekdays until the 21st of this month.