Local Government election in 55 communities

Nonpartisan Marine Asatryan wants to become Gegharkunik region Torfavan community head. She has presented her documents to the Electoral Commission. Gegharkunik region Torfavan community HHK member head Aharon Khachatryan has also presented his candidacy.

2 candidates from other communities have also been nominated- Gegharkunik region Kakhakn community head ARF member Gagik Petrosyan and Syunik region Achanan community HHK head Vache Avetisyan.

We remind that on June 8 local government elections will be held in Aragatsotn, Ararat, Armavir, Gegharkunik, Lori, Kotayk, Shirak, Syunik and Vayots Dzor regions’ 55 communities. In 37 communities community heads will be elected, in 30- council members. The nomination of candidates started yesterday and will last until May 9. The registration will be from May 9-14.