Long queues at polling stations, such as this one in Choi Wan South, has led to a priority voting proposal from Hong Kong’s election watchdog. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong’s election watchdog proposes giving priority to vulnerable voters for Legislative Council 2020 polls following last year’s queuing fiasco

  • Electoral Affairs Commission proposal comes after voters faced long queues at district council elections last November
  • Those in ‘special need’ to benefit but pan-democrats fear the change will advantage pro-establishment parties
Topic |   Legislative Council of Hong Kong
Long queues at polling stations, such as this one in Choi Wan South, has led to a priority voting proposal from Hong Kong’s election watchdog. Photo: Edmond So
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