“The results of the 2020 election, which the NLD won, have been annulled,” said Thein Soe, the new chairman of the commission

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Thein Soe, the new chairman of the election commission appointed by the military council, said the results of the 2020 election victory by the National League for Democracy (NLD) were annulled.

“The new chairman of the commission has three branches of power: the State Administrative Council. We strongly affirm that the results of the previous parliaments and previous elections have been annulled, ”said Kaung Myint Htut.

Regarding the voter list issue, there are some mistakes in the voter list. He repeatedly said that there was vote fraud. Some of the parties present today also asked how the NLD will be punished for the election fraud, according to participants.

Some party leaders also urged the chairman of the commission to take action against political parties that did not attend today’s meeting.

A meeting between the Union Election Commission (UEC) and political parties was held at the Union Election Commission (UEC) office in Nay Pyi Taw this morning. Of the 91 political parties, 53 were represented and 38 were absent.

Credit: The Irrawaddy