19,134 Candidates Running in Local Election


Local elections will be conducted on November 21st by a mixed system. The General Election Committee has officially announced the number of candidates in accordance with the election law. During this election, local elections will be held to vote for members of the Citizen’s Representative Board in the provinces and districts.
The General Election Committee announced that 2,765 candidates will compete for 985 seats in the Citizen’s Representative Board in provinces and districts. A majority system will be used to select 689 of 985 seats and 336 by the proportional system. Six parties and two coalitions have already announced that they will participate in the Citizen’s Representative Board in province and districts.
The MPP and the DP nominated their candidates while the MPRP were jointly nominated from the Civil Will—Green Party Coalition and the MNDP in some voting units. A total of 1029 candidates from the MPP, 1019 from the DP, 115 from the Civil Will-Green party Coalition, 28 from the Civil Justice Coalition, MPRP and Civil Will-Green party, 46 from the MNDP, 69 from the Justice Coalition comprised of the MPRP-MNDP, six from the Freedom Implementing Party, and 332 from the MPRP have been nominated. A further 134 independent candidates have been nominated for the Citizen’s Representative Board in the provinces and districts. Another 16,369 candidates have been nominated for 6828 seats for the Citizen’s Representative Board in the soums.

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