One of the largest voting centers located in the Hipodromo boulevard in the capital registered a delay of more than 50 minutes. Officials explained that ballots and the electoral rolls of the 34 Voting Boards were not yet available.
The people most affected by these delays were the elderly voters, some of whom had arrived at polling stations in Mejicanos municipality since 05.00 am.
Representatives from the New Ideas (NI) ruling party also denounced inconveniences to enter voting centers for allegedly not having the corresponding credentials.
Long lines to vote for midterm elections in El Salvador. The slogan is to stop the authoritarianism of the government. Dem advancements are at stake and the people know it.
Video: Registration at a voting center in San Salvador