22 October 2020 05:28 AM

Egyptian expatriates will vote in elections by mail

Tuesday، 22 September 2020 - 03:18 PM

Minister of State for Migration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Nabila Makram said on Tuesday that expatriate voters in the coming parliamentary elections will be allowed to vote by express mail in light of the coronavirus.

She added in press statements that the measure is aimed at guaranteeing the highest degree of safety for the Egyptian voters during the elections. The parliamentary elections will be held inside and outside Egypt next month. She pointed out that the measure also comes within the framework of commitment by rules and instructions adopted by other countries banning gatherings inside and outside embassies and consulates. She noted that the elections will be held in two phases the first of which covers 14 Egyptian governorates while the second covers 13 governorates.

MENA


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