By-elections and re-elections for Citizens' Representative Khurals to be conducted in 11 provinces
The General Election Commission of Mongolia reported that by-elections and re-elections in some provinces and soums for Citizens’ Representative Khurals will be conducted on June 24, 2018. According to the Law on Elections, by-elections are set to take place nationwide on the last Sunday of June. A total of 23,477 voters have been registered and polling stations have been set up in 29 soums of 11 provinces, including Bayan-Ulgii, Bulgan, Dundgobi, Zavkhan, Selenge, Umnugobi, Tuv, Uvs, Khovd, Khuvsgul, and Khentii. A total of 83 candidates will compete in the elections. General Secretary of the General Election Commission Ts. Boldsaikhan stated, “The automated election process will take place. Preparations are being undertaken at the moment. The by-elections will be conducted for 32 seats and the re-elections will be organized in 3 electoral rounds.
Keywords: elections, local government, GEC
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