National recount down to 410 boxes

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, June 2, 2020

The national recount of all ballots from the March 2 polls is winding down.

Tallies from today showed that 93 ballot boxes were recounted from the three regions under review.

This has brought the total ballot boxes recounted so far to 1,929 with a remaining 410.

Today 36 ballot boxes were recounted for Region Four, 34 for Region Six and 23 for Region Ten.

A total of 1, 869 Statements of Recount (SOR) for the General election were tabulated, while 1, 858 for the Regional election were also tabulated.

Analysts say with the current pace of recount, The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) may be well able to complete the process before the new June 13 deadline.

The national recount of the March 2, 2020 General and Regional elections continues tomorrow at the Arthur Chung Conference Centre.


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