May 15, 2021

Ballot Papers for Senate Election Printed

National Election Committee (NEC) is printing a total of 25,950 ballot papers for the upcoming senate election on Feb. 25, 2018.

The committee's Deputy Secretary General Mr. Som Sorida shared the information of the preparation with reporters here in Phnom Penh yesterday.

The ballot papers, he added, are printed corresponding to the number of eligible voters at constituencies determined across Cambodia.

There are 62 seats in the forth-term election of the senate � of them, two will be nominated by the King, another two by the National Assembly, and the rest are those who will win the voting.

Only 11,572 elected commune and Sangkat councillors and 123 eligible members of the National Assembly can vote to select members of fourth-term senate, according to NEC President H.E. Sik Bunhok.

The printing of the ballot papers follows earlier lucky draw to determine the order for the four political parties to appear on the ballot organised by NEC, wherein the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) got number 1, Cambodian Youth Party (CYP) 2, Khmer National United Party (KNP) 3, and FUNCINPEC 4.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press