Security for Presidential Candidate’s Campaign in Ganja Arranged

Politics Materials 26 September 2008 14:18 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Ganja, 26 September / Trend corr. V.Mammadov / Fazil Gazanfaroglu, the Azerbaijani presidential candidate and the chairman of the Great Establishment Party (GEP), will hold a meeting with voters in Ganja (365km west of Baku) on 28 September under the propaganda campaign, Ruslan Gardashov, the head of the Ganja City Administration's Department for Public Organizations and Political Parties, told Trend on 26 September.

Presidential elections will take place in Azerbaijan on 15 October. Seven contenders will participate - the chairman of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party Ilham Aliyev, chairman of the Umid Party Igbal Agazade, chairman of the Great Establishment Party Fazil Gazanfaroglu, chairman of the Muasir Musavat party Hafiz Hajiyev, the chairman of the Unified Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan Gudrat Hasanguliyev, chairman of the Liberal Democratic Party of Azerbaijan Fuad Aliyev and independent candidate Gulamhuseyn Alibayli.

The place for Gazanfaroglu's meeting in Ganja has been determined, Gardashov said. The presidential candidate will hold a meeting at the closed area in the Fuzuli Park of Ganja. Security measures have been done for his campaigning in the city.

Generally, 80 places, including 42 indoor and 38 outdoor places, have been authorized for candidates to hold meetings in Ganja, he said.

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