The burning question of when Malaysians will go to the polls to choose their government for the 14th parliamentary term is expected to be answered today.
The Election Commission (EC) issued a statement yesterday saying it would hold a special meeting at 10am today to discuss key dates, mainly nomination and polling days, as well as the early voting day, electoral roll that will be used in the 14th General Election (GE14), as well as other preparations.
The Election Commission announces that the 14th General Election will be held on May 9th. The dates were announced by EC chief Mohd Hashim Abdullah today. Parliament was dissolved on April 7 for GE14.
Writ – 11 April
Nomination Day – 28 April
Early Polling Date – 5 May
Polling Day – 9 May