The Egyptian expatriates in Germany were keen to cast their ballots on the second day of the referendum on constitutional amendments. The Egyptian embassy and consulate opened their doors to expatriates، who were keen to exercise their constitutional right and national duty.
The referendum starts at 9 am and runs until 9 pm according to the local time of each country.
Polling stations saw a high voter turnout as today marks the weekend in most of the world's countries. Egyptian expatriates started a three-day voting on the new constitutional amendments in 140 embassies and consulates of 125 countries worldwide، amid massive campaigning for the amendments abroad and domestically.
Polls will be open Saturday through Monday with 55 million Egyptians eligible to vote on the new amendments، which would increase the presidential term from four to six years، allocate 25 percent of parliamentary seats to women، re-introduce the Shura Council and reinstate vice president post.
Egypt’s Ministry of Migration dedicated hotlines for Egyptian expatriates to receive any complaints or questions related to the three-day public referendum.
Egyptian expatriates could contact the Ministry of Migration on the following phone numbers: +201289850655 +201017071810 +201159476593.
They also can contact the ministry via mail: [email protected]، the minister said in a statement on Thursday.