Elections 2018

IEC Unveils New Biometric System

The Independent Election Commission (IEC) has received about 4,000 biometric devices ahead of the parliamentary election scheduled to be held next month. IEC officials noted that an additional 18,000 units will be delivered within the next 10 days. “After President’s decree, all programs related to the election in these devices …

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‘Impossible’ for IEC to Adopt Biometric System in Elections – Observers

Independent Election Watchdogs say the Election Commission (IEC) and the government have lost the opportunity of adopting a biometric system in Election Day. Amid risen tensions with the political parties, the election commission days earlier accepted the plan to introduce biometric voter registration system in Election Day. However, an electoral …

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