fbpx
Connect with us

News

Will Wearing Nail Polish on Polling Day Really Disqualify You As a Voter?

Published

Women With Nail Polish Will Be Disqualified As Voters, Is That True? - World Of Buzz
Source: Cute Nails Art/ Kwong Wah

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

With the general election approaching fast, more and more fake news are circulating on social media to confuse fellow Malaysian netizens. The latest one actually said that women with nail polish will lose their right to vote on polling day because the indelible ink won’t be able to stick to their finger. Really meh? 

As such, many ladies sporting the popular gel manicure have been spotted flocking to nail salons to have them removed, so that they don’t get disqualified as voters. To authenticate the rumour, reporters from Kwong Wah contacted the EC and was told that the rumour is nothing but a lie.

The spokesperson from EC confirmed with the reporters that having nail polish on your finger nails will not affect your right as a voter. In fact, the EC has never implemented such a rule. 

He continued explaining that the indelible ink is used to prevent a person from voting twice and that the ink will not come off easily. We’re not so sure about that to be honest.

Also, the indelible ink will cover the whole tip segment, thus staining our finger nail and part of our skin. Therefore, even if the ink fails to stain the nail, our skin will still have sufficient black ink to prove that we’ve voted.

Ae502A2A

Source: kwong wah

Of course, to be on the safe side, you can still remove your nail polish prior to voting on 9 May. After all, the one on your index finger will be ruined anyway. So, spread the word and let your friends know about this!

 

Also read: GE14: Important Do’s & Don’ts on Polling Day M’sians MUST Take Note Of

Ge14 Important Dos Donts On Voting Day Msians Must Take Note Of World Of Buzz 11


Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

Jellyfish Stings Boy Jellyfish Stings Boy
News17 hours ago

5yo French Boy Dies After Jellyfish Sting In Pangkor Island

The sea is a beautiful place to be when the weather is hot. However, we must never forget that other...

Ft Zahid2 Ft Zahid2
News17 hours ago

Zahid Hamidi Shows Support To Najib Following Court Decision, Urges UMNO Fans Not To Lose Hope

On August 16, former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak had his application to produce new evidence in his final...

E2451Efb 51Dd 40C9 8Cfc 92B81C2E278A E2451Efb 51Dd 40C9 8Cfc 92B81C2E278A
News17 hours ago

Johor To Implement 4-And-A-Half Days Of Work Per Week By Year End?

For many decades, humans around the globe have been working on a 5-day work schedule and it wasn’t until the...

Collage 30 Collage 30
News18 hours ago

Super Idol Winner & M’sian Singer Eison Chai Found Dead At Train Station In Taiwan

Death often creeps in unexpectedly. Just yesterday (August 17), a Malaysian pop singer based in Taiwan met his demise after...

Pexels Photo 6578754 Pexels Photo 6578754
News1 day ago

JUST IN: First Human-To-Pet-Dog Transmission Of Monkeypox Has Been Confirmed In France

While the world is still battling Covid-19, the sudden outbreak of monkeypox has caused a lot of stress to people...

My Post 1 66 My Post 1 66
News2 days ago

15yo Girl & 3 Male Friends Arrested After They Were Found At Kedah Motel With Used Condoms

A teenage girl was arrested along with three male friends after a motel they were at in Padang Temusu, Kedah,...

Collage Airport Collage Airport
News2 days ago

KLIA & Langkawi International Airport Named Among World’s Best Airports; Netizens Disagree

KL International Airport (KLIA) and the Langkawi International Airport (LGK) have been listed among the world’s best airports for Q2...

My Post 1 65 My Post 1 65
News2 days ago

Crackhouse Comedy Club License Cancelled, Owner Blacklisted From Registering Businesses In KL For Life

The owner of the Crackhouse Comedy Club has officially been blacklisted for life, from registering a business license at any...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY