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MIL OSI Translation. Government of the Republic of France statements from French to English –
Source: Canton of Neuchatel Switzerland
A breakdown of the computer tool used to count the ballots during the municipal elections on Sunday, October 25, 2020 in the Canton of Neuchâtel is delaying the dissemination of results. The problem has been identified. In order to guarantee the integrity and quality of the results of nine municipalities, including those of Neuchâtel, La Chaux-de-Fonds and Le Locle, these will not be available this Sunday.
A breakdown in the tool used for counting the ballots is delaying the counting on Sunday, October 25, 2020 during the municipal elections in the Canton of Neuchâtel. A problem with the recording of ballots was observed when scanning them. This problem concerns nine municipalities in the canton:
The source of the problem has been identified. The publisher of the application in question is working to find a technical solution as soon as possible. Planning for the continuation of operations is underway with the affected municipalities. In order to guarantee the integrity and quality of the results of nine municipalities, including those of Neuchâtel, La Chaux-de-Fonds and Le Locle, these will not be available this Sunday.
Aware of the inconvenience caused by this very regrettable malfunction, the supplier of the computer application as well as the State services concerned by the organization of these municipal votes wish to apologize for the inconvenience caused to all the candidates, to the political parties, to the citizens, to all the people mobilized this Sunday in the various communes concerned as well as to the representatives of the media awaiting the results.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.
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