#prnsarawak Police have received 6 reports involving offences throughout the nomination process for the 11th Sarawak state election, yesterday.

Authorities said 5 investigations papers had been opened although 6 reports were lodged.

The reports were lodged in Kota Sentosa, Kapit, Sarikei and Tenu.

Police also have approved 29 political 'ceramah' permits on the first day of campaigning.

22 permits issued to Barisan Nasional while the remaining to the DAP candidates, while another 8 applications were received today.

To date, 20 hotspots have been identified by police, including Batu Kawah, Stakan and Senadin.