27 May 2017, 03:35




National Parliament deputies nomination campaign in certain constituencies starts in the country

14.04.2017

Preparation to elections of the Mejlis deputies instead of early discontinued ones in some electoral districts as well as elections of members of Halk Maslahaty and members of Gengeshys due to the changes in administration and territorial structure of the velayats is ongoing in Turkmenistan. Nomination of the candidates is continued under the current social and political campaign.

Particularly, No. 7 Gunesh electoral district of Ashgabat and No. 106 electoral district Vekil of Mary Velayat held the meetings on nomination of the representatives of the Democratic Party and the group of the citizens, during which the most deserving candidates for people’s representatives in legislation body were delegated.

The electoral districts for the elections of the members of Halk Maslahaty and Gengeshys also hold the meetings of velayat, etrap and city organizations of the Democratic Party, the Party of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, the Agrarian party, initiative groups of citizens of nomination of their candidates.

There are several candidates for one place in all districts, what corresponds with the principles of alternative elections and is another bright evidence of intensification of democratic processes. Participation of national observers will favour the openness and objectiveness of the election process.

By the end of nomination procedure, registration of the candidates is to take place, after which there will be the meetings with the electors where the electoral programmes of the candidates will be introduced to them and they will be able to ask their concerning questions.

State News Agency of Turkmenistan