Jayapura, 31/3 (Jubi) – The General Election Commission (KPU) in Papua said the number of registered voters for Papua has increased from 3,128,000 to 3,199,000, said a commissioner.
“There are 9,000 additional voters based on the Central KPU verification. The voters will be registered as special voters. Special voters are those who were not registered on the voters list but have been verified by the Poll Committee as voters. Tomorrow, we will meet with the commissioners of KPU Jayapura Municipality and Jayapura Regency to synchronize the data,” Tarwinto, a commissioner of KPU Papua, said on Monday (31/3).
Earlier, the Chairman of KPU Papua, Adam Arisoi said the number of voters might increase. The commission is currently trying to identify those who have not been registered and put them in a category of special voters.(Jubi/Arjuna/rom)