2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана
As informed by the Central Election Committee, 97.27 percent of the constituents voted at the Presidential Elections in Turkmenistan. This information is given as of 19:00 when all polling stations stopped their work all around the country.
The course of voting at the polling stations in diplomatic missions of Turkmenistan indicates high activity of the electorate abroad
The polling stations were opened early in the morning on February 12 in accordance with local time of every region of the planet. The organizers of social and political campaign established all the conditions for the citizens of our country, who are abroad during the election period, to implement their constitutional rights.
All candidates for the highest Government post participate in the elections of the President of Turkmenistan
The existing Head of the State Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov voted at polling station No. 48 of Kopetdag etrap, Ashgabat, located in Annaniyaz Artyk school No. 68.
We were convinced of the readiness to the elections having visited with our press photographer polling station No. 44 in Ashgabat.
The CIS Observation Mission publishes intermediate report on monitoring of Presidential Elections campaign
According to the report, the Turkmen Mejlis, on 15th October 2016, in accordance with Article 81 of the Constitution as well as Article 4 of the Electoral Code, has defined February 12th, 2017 as the day of election of the President of Turkmenistan.
Official representative of the candidate introduced the biography D. Orazov, who was nominated by the Agrarian Party. Having characterized the candidate as initiative and business-like leader, who demonstrated organizational skills and professionalism in solution of assigned objectives, the representative highlighted personal qualities of the aspirant for the highest government position.
And on Sunday - on February 12, 2017 the polling stations will open their doors to citizens of the country who should make a choice in favor of the most worthy candidate for the President of Turkmenistan.
The hall of the State Drama Theatre named after M.Kemine brought together representatives of community, elders, youth, leaders and workers of enterprises. The candidate’s agent familiarized attendees with the biography of the applicant for the presidency, having characterized him as initiative, principled and competent leader.
The CIS observers make special mention of technical and methodological provision of polling stations
The CIS observers inspected the course of election campaign in Dashoguz and Lebap velayats. The leaders of election committees informed them of the work undertaken during preparation to the elections, having explained in details on training seminars for the members of etrap, city and divisional elections committees and well as media coverage of the elections.