Opposition Leader, Kamla Persad refuses to concede defeat in the General Elections and has called for a recount in some constituencies.

She delivered a short address from her party headquarters following the UNC’s defeat at the polls yesterday, essentially saying that the party would call for recounts in three constituencies.

News Power Now understands that Mrs. Persad Bissessar had scheduled a meeting that was scheduled to take place at around midday today.

At a scheduled press conference thereafter, the party is expected to reveal which constituencies it believes requires a
recount. PNM Chairman, Franklin Khan however says he is not fazed by Mrs Persad Bissessar’s call for a recount.

Earlier today, the Opposition Leader issued the following statement: