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EC: Unofficial voter turnout 45.8%

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The unofficial turnout of eligible, registered voters in areas where ballots were cast in the Feb 2 election was 45.8%, Election Commission secretary-general Puchong Nutrawong said on Monday. 

Mr Puchong said according to unofficial reports on the Feb 2 election, of the total of 44,649,742 eligible voters, 20,468,646 or 45.84% turned out to cast their ballots.

The figures did not include eligible voters of nine provinces where voting was cancelled - Songkhla, Trang, Phatthalung, Phuket, Surat Thani, Ranong, Krabi, Chumphon and Phangnga.

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