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VOTING got going at 6 am on Monday in 41 constituencies across Trinidad and Tobago.

The Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC) said there were 1,134,136 electors in 2,210 polling stations.

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Voters are encouraged to wear face masks, observe social distancing protocols and sanitise before and after visiting the polling booth.

Voting at ASJA Girls’s College in San Fernando. Photo: Sue-Ann Wayow

There are 19 political parties and 150 candidates in the elections.

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The People’s National Movement (PNM) is the only party fielding candidates in all 41 constituencies with the United National Congress (UNC) contesting all 39 seats in Trinidad.

Other parties include:

The People’s Empowerment Party (PEP) – 28

The Humanity Party – Seven

New National Vision – Six

Movement for Social Justice – Five

Congress of the People – Four

Movement for National Development – Three

Progressive Democratic Patriots – Two

National Coalition for Transformation – Two

Democratic Party of Trinidad and Tobago – One

Progressive Party  – One

Independent Liberal Party  – One

Nationwide Organisation of We the People – One

Unrepresented People Party – One

Trinidad and Tobago Democratic Front – One

The National Party – One

One Tobago Voice – One

There are four independent candidates contesting seats in Chaguanas East, Moruga/Tableland, St Joseph and Tobago West.

 

 

 

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