One more organization to hold exit poll in Azerbaijani presidential elections
Azerbaijan, Baku, September 25 /Trend, M. Aliyev/
At Wednesday's meeting of the Azerbaijani Central Election Commission (CEC), one more organization was permitted to hold exit poll during the elections.
The CEC registered ELS Independent Research Center to hold an exit poll.
Deputy Chairman of the CEC Natig Mammadov said that ELS Independent Research Center has already held exit poll for six times in elections and has enough experience and resources in this sphere. Mammadov stressed that some 1,100 people will participate in the exit poll from ELS.
The CEC meeting also viewed the appeal of the Social Union of Legal Education of Sumgait Youth on conducting of exit poll and denied it. Deputy Chairman of the CEC said that there is a point in the documents submitted to these unions, especially in the charter about that this organization can not participate in the elections.
The lawyers of the "Adalat" party and "Social Democratic Party" were registered at the meeting.
Presidential elections in Azerbaijan will be held on October 9.
Previous presidential elections were held on October 15, 2008. Presidential elections in Azerbaijan are held every five years.