GE13: EC to meet Friday to decide on
nomination, polling dates
PUTRAJAYA: The Election Commission (EC)
expects to issue the notice on its special
meeting on the 13th General Election by
Friday, said itschairman
Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Mohd Yusof.
He said that as at 3pm Friday, the EC had
received the writ of dissolution of the
state assembly from all but three states -
Selangor, Kelantan and Penang.
"I understand that Kelantan will hold its
ceremony (to hand over the writ) at 11pm
tonight, while Selangor started its ceremony
at 2.30pm earlier.
"If everything goes according to the
information we have gathered, all writs will
be received by today though probably some
will be late into the night," he said at a
press conference after inspecting facilities
at the newly opened EC media centre here.
Source: The Star, 4 April 2013