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The Registrar also reported that, digitally, 1,622,102 cards were registered, that is, 62% of the registrations were made remotely.
Compared to the 2018 Congress elections, there was a 35% increase in the number of registered citizens, if one takes into account that 1,939,207 ballots were registered for the last Legislative elections, while for the 2022 elections , were 2,611,750.
On the other hand, the Registrar’s Office also reported that from today until January 29, 2022, facial biometric validation will be carried out on citizens who registered virtually between January 4 and 13, 2022, who They should be attentive to the email where the procedure will be indicated.
The registration of citizenship cards to vote in the presidential elections that will take place on May 29, 2022, continues today in all the offices of the Registry at the national level and in the points authorized by the entity, and that the registration web platform of citizens for the presidential election, will be reactivated from January 30 and until March 29, 2022.
Finally, the agency reminds citizens that if they have already registered their identity card
citizenship for congressional elections, they don’t need to do it again
for the presidential elections, since the registration includes both contests