UEC drafts plan for 2020 general election


The consultation session with political parties on the Strategic Plan in Yangon. Photo: MNA

Myanmar's Union Election Commission (UEC) has drafted a strategic plan (2019-2022) for 2020 general election, seeking suggestions from civil service organizations (CSO) and political parties and cooperation with them in the electoral process for the general election, Xinhua reported quoting local media.

The strategic plan was drawn with 11 chapters taking into consideration the strong and weak points, advantages and challenges of the previous elections, UEC Chairman U Hla Thein told a coordination meeting with the CSOs and political parties in Nay Pyi Taw Monday.

U Hla Thein urged the CSOs to play an active role in the electoral process and to cooperate in compiling voting list and voting education, promoting inclusiveness as well as monitoring the election.

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