18 October 2020
The Union Election Commission issued an announcement signed by the chairman of Union Election Commission U Hla Thain on Termination of registration and dissolution of political party on 17th October, 2020.
The announcement said that United Democratic Party (UDP) registered by the Union Election Commission failed to comply with provisions in Section 12, Sub-section a-iv of the Political Parties Registration Law and Section 15, Sub-section b, c, and f of the Political Parties Registration Act.
The Union Election Commission, in its plenary meeting (50/2020) held on 17-10-2020, decided to terminate the registration of the party as a political party and also dissolve it, in line with Section 12-(b) of the Political Parties Registration Law.
The Union Election Commission has announced to terminate and dissolve the United Democratic Party in line with Section 27 of the Political Parties Registration Act.
-- End --