Number of presidential candidates reaches four

Today’s meeting of the Central Election Commission (CEC) has considered the issue on registration of candidacy of Araz Alizade, nominated by the Azerbaijan Social Democratic Party, and candidacy of Gudrat Hasanguliyev, nominated by the United Azerbaijan Popular Front Party for the presidency. 

CEC Secretary Arifa Mukhtarova said that the signatures collected for protection of Araz Alizade and Gudrat Hasanguliyev were submitted to the Central Election Commission and the CEC Working Group examined the signatures. It was noted that there are grounds to register them for the presidency.

The issue of registration of their candidacy was put to the vote and candidacies of Araz Alizade and Gudrat Hasanguliyev were registered for the presidency. STUDIO