NEC Re-confirms Reviews and Complaint Settlements Schedule of Initial Local Election’s Result

AKP Phnom Penh,National Election Committee (NEC) has re-confirmed schedule for reviews and complaint settlement of currently posted preliminary result of the fourth Commune/Sangkat Council Election.

According to the committee's recent announcement, the reviews of the initial results at its commune, capital and provincial, and national levels � three, five and eight days respectively � lasts from June 5 to 24.

Filing and decision making of complaints from commune, capital and provincial, to national levels of the committee takes place until the same date.

If things go as planned, the final and official result of the June 4 local election will be announced on June 25.

NEC Spokesperson H.E Hang Puthea updated that there are 79 complaints filed so far and 28 of them requested recounting of votes.

The election's preliminary result shows that the ruling Cambodian People's Party has won about 70 percent of the total 1,646 communes and Sangkat.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press