Police Arrest Suspect Over Charges of Stealing Ballot Cards in Assuit Polling Station

Secretary General of the Presidential Elections Committee (PEC) Counselor Abdel Aziz Salman said that police forces arrested the person who is accused of stealing ballot cards from polling station No. 94 in Assiut.

They have not found the papers with him. But an hour later, the head of the polling station received a phone call from unidentified person telling her that the papers were at her house’s door. She found the papers and they were kept with the prosecution concerned ahead of sending them to the PEC to be disposed of.

The PEC ordered to print new balloting cards with serial numbers different from that of the stolen ones.

Source : Egypt State Information Service