Voting despite handicap | Sunday Observer

Voting despite handicap

Two visually handicapped voters on their way to cast their votes at the St. Sebastian’s Central College, Katuneriya polling station with a young relative to help them. Speaking to media they said that it’s important to exercise their right while hoping that they will get a President who will look into their needs . “Even our white cane is not legalised yet,” she said. Yesterday’s Presidential Election held to select the 7th Executive President of the country saw a positive voter turn out and enthusiastic citizens flocking to polling booths throughout the day (Pic: Prasad Purnamal)