64.96% of Electors Take Part in Presidential Elections of Azerbaijan at 05.00PM Baku Time

Politics Materials 15 October 2008 18:38 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 15 October / Trend corr. J.Babayeva / About 64.69% of voters participated in the presidential elections of Azerbaijan at 05.00PM Baku time, the Central Elections Commission (CEC) said. A total of 3, 161, 459 people of 4, 866, 582 registered electors voted in the elections.

Seven candidates are participating in the 15 October presidential elections, including Ilham Aliyev, chairman of ruling New Azerbaijan Party; Igbal Agazade, chairman of opposition Umid (Hope) Party; Fazil Gazanfaroglu, chairman of Great Establishment Party; Gudrat Hasanguliyev, chairman of Unified Popular Front Party; Hafiz Hajiyev, chairman of Muasir Musavat Party; Fuad Aliyev, chairman of Liberal Democrat Party and independent candidate Gulamhuseyn Alibayli.

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