TAKANI: IEC Finalizes Ghazni Election Calendar
The Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan (IEC) on Sunday announced that it has finalized the electoral calendar for Ghazni province despite the backlash over the zone-based election plan for the volatile province.
Based on the IEC’s timetable, the voter registration process will be rolled out in the center, in districts and in villages simultaneously. This process will start on July 28 and the process will be wrapped up on August 16.
According to IEC regulations, the parliamentary and district council candidates may file nomination papers from August 1 to August 13.
In this episode of Takani, host Fawad Akbarzai discusses the topic with the following guests:
• Abdul Jabar Shalgari, former MP
• Ali Alizada, MP
• Abdul Aziz Ibrahimi, deputy spokesman for the IEC