[www.inewsguyana.com] – The General Register Office (GRO) says it is deeply concerned with the views being expressed in the media about its role in providing death returns to Guyana Elections Commission.
A press statement from Registrar General, Greta Mc Donald stated that the GRO is “deeply committed to its moral support role to Guyana Elections Commission by supplying timely, on a monthly basis over the years a list of all registered deaths lodged at the General Register Office unto August 2014.”
Recently, the ruling People’s Progressive Party (PPP) found the name of dead President, Arthur Chung on the Preliminary List of Electors by GECOM.
In explaining this, the GRO stated that Chung’s death information was sent to GECOM on June 23, 2008 that that the Commission recently acknowledged such.
“The General Register Office remains morally committed to providing via its competent, efficient manual system a monthly return of all registered deaths to Guyana Elections Commission,” the statement noted.