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370 electoral ballot boxes, 2,000 teachers to supervise


AFRIN – Co-chair of the Supreme Electoral Commission in Afrin canton Nisreen al-Abeed said they had identified 370 polling boxes, noting that some 2,000 teachers had been allocated to supervise the communes’ co-chairs  elections of scheduled for September 22.

Nisreen al-Abeed ‘s remarks came during an interview with the Hawar news agency on the mechanism of the electoral process to be held in the canton .

Nisreen al-Abeed said at the beginning of her speech said that they are now in the midst of the distribution of electoral cards on the people, al-Abeed said “our committees now distribute election cards to the people, so far we have distributed some 90,000 cards and the distribution process continues until the first day of elections,” she said.

“We have identified the centers where the ballot boxes will be placed, and after discussions we have decided to allocate 370 electoral centers and each center will have one box, we are now working on the processing of the secret rooms in the polling boxes,” Nisreen said.

“After coordinating with the Committee for Democratic Community Education, we allocated about 2,000 teachers to supervise the ballot boxes and the electoral process” she said.
At the end of her speech the co-chair of the High Electoral Commission Nisreen al-Abeed appealed to all the people to go to the ballet boxes to choose their representatives.