MANILA, Philippines — The voting interval for the 2022 Philippine nationwide and native elections began Monday, with over 65 million registered voters anticipated to solid their ballots to elect the following leaders of the nation.
The Philippines is holding its nationwide and native elections not like another election yr as the federal government tries to tug it off whereas making certain public security from the coronavirus pandemic.
Proper earlier than the opening of voting precincts, Fee on Elections (Comelec) appearing spokesperson John Rex Laudiangco stated it’s “all programs go.”
“Sa half ng Comelec, it’s all programs go. Ina-assure namin kayo na kapag kayo ay pumunta sa mga polling facilities, kayo ay makakaboto,” Laudiangco stated.
The voting interval will run from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Might 9. As a result of pandemic, security protocols might be carried out in faculties and voting areas similar to temperature checks, bodily distancing, carrying of face masks always, and frequent disinfection of the fingers.
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On the nationwide degree, the voting public will elect one president, vp, and 12 senators and several other partylist teams.
Regionally, voters may also elect a congressman, governor, vice governor, board member/s, mayor, vice mayor, and councilors of their respective areas.
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