CEC registered N.Nazarbayev as presidential candidate
February 18. KAZINFORM. ASTANA
The Kazakh Central Electoral Commission approved decision on registration N.Nazarbayev as a Presidential candidate. Chairman of the Commission Kuandyk Turgankulov has made it public today at the session of the Central Electoral Commission.
“According to the electoral legislation of Kazakhstan, a presidential candidate must be supported by not less than 1% of voters. The candidature of N.Nazarbayev was supported by 717 thousand 340 voters from all of 16 regions of the country. This makes about 8% of citizens having voting right. The candidate submitted all necessary documents for registration. The Central Electoral Commission approved the decision on registration of N.Nazarbayev as a presidential candidate today”, K.Turgankulov said.