District councillors launch petition urging gov’t to abolish ‘lazy and irresponsible’ proxy vote system

A group of 53 district councillors have launched a petition calling for the cancellation of the proxy vote system at different local councils. They called it a “ridiculous system encouraging lazy district councillors” not to attend meetings. The pro-democracy camp has around 122 district councillors, out of the total 431. The district councillors who joined the […]