GE15: Polling on Nov 19, nomination on Nov 5

PUTRAJAYA – Malaysians will go to the polls on Nov 19 in the country’s 15th general election (GE15), the Election Commission (EC) announced today.

Nomination will be on Nov 5 and early voting on Nov 15.

The general election will involve all parliamentary seats throughout the country, with Perak, Pahang and Perlis holding their state elections simultaneously.

The Bugaya state by-election in Sabah will also be held at the same time.

EC chairman Tan Sri Abdul Ghani Salleh announced the election dates at a press conference after chairing a special meeting of the commission here today.

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob announced the dissolution of Parliament effective Oct 10 to pave the way for GE15, after obtaining the consent of Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah. – Bernama