The electoral process began at 07:00 this friday with people who have a 75% of disability or are over 65 years. This group is part of the Home Voting program, which was implemented by the National Electoral Council (CNE) for these elections.
The process is developed today in the provinces of Carchi, Imbabura, Tungurahua, Loja, Manabi, Morona Santiago, Chimborazo, Bolívar, Napo, Santa Elena, Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas and Azuay.
The CNE reported on its Twitter account that international observers of UNASUR have arrived to different provinces to supervise a smoothly running process.
According Nubia Villacis, CNE counselor, in Guayaquil the suffrage is being developed in 5 detention centers and 2,538 prison inmates will exercise the right to vote.