Sandaun polling progressing

​Polling throughout Sandaun Province is expected to be completed on Wednesday, says Election Manager Martin Anskar.

Anskar told Loop PNG this morning that the polling for the 99 teams in the province is progressing well and on schedule.

The 14 days of nationwide polling for the 2017 National Election will end on Saturday.

Meanwhile, Returning Office for Nuku, Francis Yawalan said the four LLG in the district will complete polling by Tuesday.

Nuku district has more than 37, 000 eligible voters on the electoral roll and 16 polling teams covering the mountainous electorate.

Meantime in the Vanimo Green River District, only Walsa LLG have completed polling.

Returning officer Anthony Makes said the other LLGs of Amanab, Bewani/Wutung/Onei, Green River and Vanimo Urban should be completed before Wednesday.

The other districts of the province are Aitape - Lumi and Telformin where polling is progressing as well.

Charles Yapumi