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Kuwait launches GIS-based election support system

Kuwait: Assistant Director General of Kuwait Municipality for Development and Information Ahmed Al-Manfouhi announced the launch of a GIS-based service for upcoming elections. Under this service, the system will show electoral headquarters in each province and the shortest route leading to them.
“It is a part of the series of services provided by Kuwait Municipality using GIS,” Al-Manfouhi said at a press conference. 
Till now, the Municipality has licensed 72 electoral headquarters, Al-Manfouhi said, adding that he will appeal the Ministry of Interior and Kuwait Fire Service about the licensed premises to take necessary security and safety measures necessary.
Source: www.kuna.net.kw