Baranavichy: 5 oppositionists to work in precinct commissions

2010 2010-11-04T02:36:03+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

On 3 November the Baranavichy Town Executive Committee held a sitting for forming precinct election commissions. All 66 commissions were formed without discussion the candidacies to them.

The head of the organizational and personnel department Volha Dudko stated that 284 candidates were nominated by collection of signatures of electors, 237 – by groups of workers, 294 – by NGOs and political parties.

Only 5 representatives of opposition parties were included in the PECs: the member of the Belarusian Social Democratic Party Hramada Aliaksandr Paulouski became a member of PEC #36, the members of the Belarusian Leftist Party Fair World K.Parapetau, A.Halkevich, M.Hostsina and K.Lankina were included in PECs #16, #31, #19 and #15 respectively.

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