Ambulance rushes to Recount Venue after GECOM staff collapses


The ambulance at the recount site. [Nigel Dharamlall photo]
A female employee of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) this morning collapsed at the recount venue – the Arthur Chung Conference Centre.

The woman was found in an unconscious state in a washroom in the building.

She was escorted by an ambulance for medical treatment.

INews understands that the woman, who is 47-years-old, suffers from a medical complication which could explain why she fainted.

[This is a developing story and more details will be provided as it becomes available]