Donald Trump. Photo: Christy Bowe/ZUMA Wire/dpa

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said in a press briefing that the general election in the United States is still expected to take place on November 3, reported Sputnik News Agency.         

“The general election will happen on November 3,” Trump said on Friday when asked if the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic could delay the elections. 

Trump said he does not support using mail-in ballots and emphasised that voting should take place in the booth. – Bernama