NEC: 2020 Voter Lists Updated to 9 Million

AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 —

A total of 8,834,752 eligible people have been updated in the 2020 voter lists, according to a recent press release from the National Election Committee (NEC).

The record, continued the source, was the latest temporary results that the 1,646 voter registration teams had submitted from the communes/Sangkat across Cambodia.

The 19-day verification and registration of voters for the year 2020 at the communes/Sangkats in the 25 provinces and capital has registered 268,553 new voters – about 89 percent of the 300,390 counted.

According to the committee, the names of 152,004 voters have been removed from the 2020 voter lists, while 92,822 have corrected their personal data, and 88,846 others have relocated to a different communes/Sangkats.

NEC began the process of verification and registration of voters for 2020 from October 1 to 19.

By Lim Nary