107 schools to be closed for polling on Dec 25

MUSCAT: The Ministry of Interior will on Thursday receive 107 schools across the Sultanate assigned as polling stations for the municipal council elections, 18 of which will be dedicated for male voters, 18 for women, and 71 combined polling stations for both male and female voters. The study will be suspended in these schools on the election day (Sunday December 25) and resumed on Monday. The ministry has urged the candidates to abide by the election rules which requires the candidates to present an application to the head of the election committee of the wilayat to place election poster as part of their election campaigns and to abide by the rules governing election posters and billboards including committing to remove them following the elections and the specifications related to the poster contents, shape and size.