Pre-poll Day 4: 12,418 expected to cast votes today

An FEO official explains the voting process before Vanuakula villagers took to the polls in Nalawa, Ra. Picture: REPEKA NASIKO

A TOTAL of 12,418 voters are expected to cast their votes in pre-poll around the country today.

The recent update released by the Fijian Elections Office (FEO) states that the Central Division will expect 1884 voters, Eastern Division with 3022 voters, Northern Division with 2830 and the largest in the Western Division with 4682 voters.

The FEO will conduct pre- polling in 109 venues around the country with the breakdown as follows:

Central Division – 17

Eastern Division – 36

Northern Division – 28

Western Division – 28

Supervisor of Elections Mohammed Saneem said they had completed 62 venues out of 131 pre-poll venues.

“From the start of pre-poll until 4.30pm today we have covered 238 Pre-poll venues around Fiji,” he said.

“I am pleased to announce today that we have had 100 percent voter turnout in 2 pre-poll locations yesterday (Tuesday). These are Keteira Community Hall and Vunuku Community Hall – both of these are in Moala, Lau under the Eastern Division.”

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