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Tuesday, February 08, 2011 - 5.38 GMT

LG polls to proceed despite rains


The Elections Department said that it has not made any decision to postpone the local government elections due to the heavy rains and floods experienced in the country.

Elections Department officials told media that the elections would go ahead as scheduled on March 17.

Several political parties have already made several requests from the Elections Department to postpone the local government elections in the areas that have been affected by adverse weather conditions.






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