The EC said that the nomination process went smoothly, adding that no disruption had been reported in terms of security and public order at all the nomination centres.

Out of the 230 nomination papers received, two nominations had been disqualified however, the EC declined to elaborate on the reasons.

The two were PKR candidate in Pantai Damai and an independent in Kuala Rejang.

The commission is also expecting a 75% turnout on the polling day and the results is expected by about 11pm.