OCTOBER 30/ SECOND ROUND OF PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS IN 50 MAJORITARIAN ELECTION DISTRICT

Published in Politics
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 09:44

Staff members of Central Election Commission (CEC) of Georgia conducted another information campaign in Tbilisi. They informed citizens regarding the Second Round Elections of Parliament to be held on October 30. The CEC members during their campaign at the renovated Agmashenebeli Avenue handed the information leaflets to citizens and urged them to participate in the elections.

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