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Mauritius Legislative Elections: Voting ballots transported under police guard on Monday

Early parliamentary elections in Mauritius will be held on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 7:00 am to 18:00 pm.
The printing of voting ballots should be completed by Friday morning.
On Monday, 8 December, the voting ballots will be sent under police guard to the voting centers towards the 21 districts in Mauritius and Rodrigues.
The ballot boxes will initially be dispatched in different police stations in each electoral district.
"As soon as the ballots are checked, they will be sealed in black boxes until the party will leave the Election Commission on Monday morning at 8:00 a.m. The boxes are under police surveillance round the clock," said the Election Commissioner, Irfan Rahman.
The general election will thus decide between the two major parties including * Mauritius, the alliance of l’Unité et dela Modernité (PTr-MMM) and Le Peuple (MSM-PMSD-ML) alliance.
As a reminder, 908,190 voters are registered in the 20 constituencies of Mauritius and 28,785 in the constituencies of all the territories of Rodrigues.
* Alliance de l'Unité et de la Modernité constitute of the labour party (PTr) MMM (Mouvement Militant Mauricien). Le Peuple alliance regroup the Mouvement Socialiste Militant (MSM), PMSD (Parti Mauricien Social Démocrate) and the Mouvement Libérateur (ML)


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