Afghanistan to miss Oct 19 deadline for presidential poll results: Reuters

An Afghan election commission worker prepares ballot papers for counting of the presidential election in Kabul, Afghanistan. (File photo: Reuters)

Preliminary results in Afghanistan’s presidential election will be delayed beyond the Oct. 19 deadline, two sources in the Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan told Reuters.

Due to slow data entry, the result will be delayed by “one week to 10 days”, one of the sources told Reuters.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:56 - GMT 06:56