The Electoral and Boundaries Commission officials have confirmed that people with COVID-19 will not be allowed to vote in the upcoming general elections.

Chairman of the EBC, Leslie Haynes QC, told members of the media today that people with COVID-19 sh must remain in isolation.

He added that “special provisions” will be made for people who show up to vote but have COVID-19 symptoms.

This would exclude about 1,500 people from voting since at December 31st there were 167 people in isolation facilities and 1,353 others in home isolation.

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