The opposition civil association Súmate released its third report on the parliament election (Operation No Impunity). It said that it had received 931 complaints until 6:00 p.m.
Seventy hundred and sixty one out of the 961 complaints (81.74%) were reported by voters; 114 (12.24 percent) by election witnesses and 56 (6.02 percent) by poll workers.
Cristian Fonseca, a businessman in La Candelaria district downtown Caracas, was doing the accounts in his small shop office on Sunday December 21, 2008. The Christmas shopping season kept him working late hours into the night. It was around 11 p.m. and his phone rang. A friend broke the bad news to him over the telephone.