Liquor ban imposed for by-election


DEPUTY Commissioner Gabriel Manelusi says all liquor outlets in the Gizo/Kolombangara constituency will banned on the Election Day to avoid unnecessary disturbance during the bye-election on May 23.

He said police are not expecting any threat but police will be out there to make sure the voters exercise their voting right without fear.

He said officers in Honiara especially the Police Response Team with the Police Patrol boat will be assisting the Police officers in the Western province.

Mr Manelusi said that officers will be out there in 12 polling stations providing security, though there are no threats expected but police will be always there as their normal duty in making sure people are moving freely in casting their votes.

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