Tajik ruling party gains 53 out of 63 seats in parliament
Tajik ruling party gained 53 out of 63 seats in the lower house of parliament, the Central Election Commission said on Tuesday.
Tajik voters on Saturday went to the polls to decide 63 seats of the lower house. The ruling Democratic People's Party holds 57 seats in the current lower house, Xinhua reported.
Voter turnout reached 87.1 percent, as over 3.1 million people have cast their ballots.