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PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS 2016
December 26, 2014
Repeated Voting to be Held on 4 January 2015
The Central Election Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a meeting, which reviewed the results of the elections to the lower house of Parliament and registered members of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis, elected in constituencies and at the conference of the Environmental Movement of Uzbekistan.

In 127 of 135 constituencies created for elections of deputies to the Legislative chamber of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan by four candidates and in 8 electoral districts by three candidates fought for parliamentary mandate.

20,789,572 citizens were included in the lists of voters across the country.

18,490,245 people or 88.94 percent of the total number of voters participated in the elections.

According to the preliminary results of the elections to the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis, deputies were elected by 113 electoral districts. From the Movement of entrepreneurs and businessmen \"Liberal Democratic Party of Uzbekistan\" elected 47 deputies, the Democratic Party of Uzbekistan \"Milly Tiklanish\" 28, the People\'s Democratic Party of Uzbekistan 21 and from the Social Democratic Party \"Adolat\" 17 deputies.

In accordance with the Law on elections to the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan, in the Conference of the Environmental Movement of Uzbekistan, which was also held on December 21 were elected 15 members of the Legislative Chamber.

Among the elected deputies jurists are 33 people, representatives of the economy 31, education 26, manufacturing sphere 21, health protection 7, public organizations 3 and people from other spheres 7.

By age: people up to 29 years are 6 persons, from 30 to 39 years 39 persons, from 40 to 49 years 44, from 50 years and above 39. 43 elected deputies have academic degrees, 6 of them are holders of master\'s degree, Candidate of Science 29 and Doctor of Science 8. There are representatives of different nationalities among deputies:

Uzbek, Karakalpak, Russian, Tajik, Kazakh and Korean.

21 of elected 128 deputies are women. 38 were deputies of the previous convocation of the Legislative chamber of the Oliy Majlis.

In 22 districts, none of the candidates received required for election number of votes. The Central Election Commission adopted a decision approving the Programme of measures on preparation and holding of re-election on January 4, 2015.

In accordance with it, the repeated vote will be held in the Republic of Karakalpakstan, Andijan, Bukhara, Jizzakh, Navoi, Samarkand, Syrdarya, Khorezm, Kashkadarya regions and in Tashkent city by one electoral district, in Namangan and Tashkent regions in two electoral districts, in Fergana region three electoral districts, in Surkhandarya region in five constituencies.

The repeated vote will be held by 15 candidates from the Democratic party of Uzbekistan \"Milliy Tiklanish\", 11 candidates from the People\'s Democratic Party of Uzbekistan, 9 candidates from the Movement of entrepreneurs and businessmen \"Liberal Democratic Party of Uzbekistan\", 9 candidates from the Social Democratic Party \"Adolat\".

Decisions of the Central Election Commission on registration of elected deputies of the Legislative chamber of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan and re-voting will be published in print media.

(Source: UzA)


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