July 16, 2012
EVR exceeds 40,000
July 13, 2012 | Filed under: Fiji News | Posted by: newsroom
By ARISHMA DEVI
More than 40,000 people have registered in the new electronic voter registration (EVR) system.
As of Wednesday, 47,382 registrations were recorded over a week and a half.
For the day alone, 12,070 people registered at all centres around the country.
Registrations were faster in the Central Division after more EVR centres opened up this week.
It recorded the highest so far with 27, 851 people registered.
The Eastern Division recorded a total of 1270 registrations so far.
Confirmed statistics by the Elections Office confirmed 12, 255 registrations in the Western Division and 6006 in the Northern Division.