ACJU urges females wearing face cover to cooperate with poll officers

All Ceylon Jamiyyathul Ulama(ACJU) has requested women wearing the face cover/Nikab to cooperate with election offices by opening their face cover to confirm their identity at the presidential polls on Saturday.

ACJU urged women to use vehicles to get back home without a delay in order to avoid “unfavorable circumstances”.

ACJU further requested the community to provide their fullest support to election officers and to carry documents to verify their identity such as the National Identity Card.

ACJU Deputy Chairman Agar Mohamed, urged all eligible voters to exercise their franchise in the stipulated times period given on election day.