Supervisor of Elections, Mohammed Saneem has clarified why round 77, 000 Fijians can be voting underneath pre-poll within the 2022 Basic Election.
Saneem says Fiji has quite a lot of distant islands and it’s not straightforward to go to those locations and are available again in a day.
“So we go and do voting there upfront in case there may be climate issues, there may be berthing issues, there may be tide issues then this folks shouldn’t miss out on election. So you’ll be able to’t fairly be considering that I can have election in Fiji in in the future by having all these place lined.
Saneem says the packing of poll bins for pre-polling will end at this time.
He provides for a number of the inside areas the containers have already left Suva whereas some locations have obtained their containers.
“So delicate materials switch has commenced across the nation, which means come pre-poll we needs to be prepared subsequent week, that’s Monday subsequent week, bear in mind fifth of December is pre-poll week.”
Pre-poll will finish on December ninth and Saneem says the schedule is in depth with over 600 venues.