On Sunday June 19 the Colombians They will go to the polls to elect their highest representative who will govern them for the next four years. This is your new president of the republic who could be Gustavo Petro or Rodolfo Hernandezwho went on to Second round during the elections at the end of May.
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It should be noted that during the first round Gustavo Petroleft-wing candidate, got a 40% of the voteswhile Rodolfo Hernandezrepresentative of the right, managed 28%. Therefore, both politicians went to the second round after a technical tie.
Currently there are thousands of Colombian voters who are analyzing who could be the best option to take the reins of the country.
It should be noted that there are more than 38 million people qualified to cast their vote this Sunday, according to information from the National Registry of Civil Status and the National Electoral Council.
That is why topics like where to voteknow your polling station, among others, have been worrying some people. In that sense, here we explain everything you want to know about the voting process of the Sunday June 19.
WHAT ARE THE VOTING HOURS?
The long-awaited electoral process where the new president of Colombia I would start very early.
In this sense, all citizens should know that the polls will be open from the 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m..
LOCATION OF THE CANDIDATES ON THE CARD
The first of the candidates to appear on the ballot (known in some countries as the card) will be the one on the right Rodolfo Hernandezwhile Gustavo Petro will follow you in the next location, according to the announcement of the Registrar’s Office.
It should also be noted that there will be a third blank box, which will obviously be for voters to mark the ballot blank if they wish.
As reported The countrythe national registrar, Alexander Vega Rochahas stated that the random placement of the candidates has nothing to do with the results and that blank votes will not have an effect on the result.
HOW TO SEE THE POLLING PLACE?
Anyone who wants to verify your polling station you can easily enter the official page of the Registry which will be open so that the millions of Colombians see the exact place where they must vote.
To do this, you must place the citizenship card number and the department will appear, city either municipality, polling station, exact direction and the table number.
WHERE ELSE CAN I SEE MY POLLING PLACE?
The National Registry of Civil Status of Colombia It has also reported that citizens will be able to see their polling station through another modality. Yes, it’s about the app infovoters which can be downloaded from the cell phone.
WHEN WILL FOREIGN CITIZENS VOTE?
On Sunday, June 19, all Colombians will go to the polls, including citizens residing abroad.
According to information issued by colombia.as The electoral calendar for voting abroad will be held during the week of Monday June 13 to Sunday June 19. The time chosen for this activity will also be from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.