July 10, 2014 13:21
Political parties are getting ready to register their candidates on Thursday and Friday for parliamentary by-elections on July 30.
Candidates for all 15 constituencies had been nominated by both the ruling and opposition parties by Wednesday.
The July 30 by-elections are the biggest ever with the greatest number of vacant seats nationwide.
Experts see them as a barometer of voter sentiment after the April 16 ferry disaster and the government's recent series of nomination debacles.
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