The candidatures of 4696 persons were defined for the municipal election, Trend reports with reference to Central Election Commission (CEC). 4686 out of these candidates have already received lists of signature.
By August 3, the candidatures of 4609 persons were registered. 2138 out of the candidates are not members of any parties, 2209 are the members of New Azerbaijan Party, 23 Popular Front Party, 30 Social Welfare Party, 23 Civil Solidarity Party and etc.
The repeat, new and additional municipal elections will be held on October 6, 2006.