B.Pinang By-Election On Oct 11, Nomination Day On Oct 3
PUTRAJAYA, Sept 14 (Bernama) — The Election Commission today set Oct 11 for the by-election for the Bagan Pinang state seat in Negeri Sembilan.
Its Chairman, Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Mohd Yusof said nomination day was fixed for Oct 3 while the writ would be issued today and the notice would be issued Tuesday.
He said the by-election would use the 2008 Master Electoral Roll which had been merged with the Supplementary Electoral Rolls for the First Quarter and Second Quarter of 2009 which had been updated up to Sept 4.
“The Electoral Roll consists of 13,664 registered voters comprising 9,060 ordinary voters and 4,604 postal voters,” he said at a press conference at the EC Headquarters, here Monday.
The Bagan Pinang state seat fell vacant following the death of its incumbent Assemblyman, Azman Mohammad Noor, from the Barisan Nasional (BN) on Sept 4.