Today at 7 o'clock in the morning voting on the elections of deputies of the Mejlis, members of the halk maslahaty and Gengeshes began throughout the country and will end at 19 o'clock in the evening.
In total, 125 deputies of the Mejlis of Turkmenistan are to be elected throughout the country. Elections of members of the velayat halk maslahaty will be held in 240 constituencies, members of etrap and city halk maslahaty - in 960, members of Gengeshes - in 5897 constituencies. 2644 polling stations have been created for voting.
Premises equipped with special booths are allocated for the voting procedure. Each polling station is equipped with reliable communications and vehicles. In the current elections, there will also be an online broadcast from 240 polling stations on the voting day, which indicates the maximum transparency of the electoral process, as well as the desire to use the most advanced technologies.
In total, about 3.5 million voters with the right to vote were registered for the elections of deputies of the Mejlis, members of the halk maslahaty and Gengeshes.