The 612 deputies to Cuban Parliament, and the 1 269 delegates to the provincial assemblies of the People’s Power will be elected next February 3rd.
Cuban authorities work in the preparations for the election next February to choose the 612 deputies to Parliament, said the president of the National Electoral Commission (CEN), Alina Balseiro. In statements to Prensa Latina, the civil employee emphasized that 89 electoral districts were created, organizations destined to obtain fairness in the number of voters, being considered the difference of inhabitants between the 168 municipalities in the country. The districts can arise in municipalities where the population exceeds the 100,000 residents, said Balseiro regarding to the election in the ballot boxes, from which the 1,269 delegates will come in addition to the provincial assemblies to the Popular Power.
Balseiro mentioned that in fulfillment of the Electoral Law in the island the biographies and the photos of the nominated to be delegates by the Commissions are exposed since mid December.
That exhibition, along with the history of the aspirants by places of work and centers, and communities of the different territories, will allow the voters to extend their knowledge on them.
The Commissions of Candidacies – integrated by organizations of workers, women, farmers and students they proposed to 612 citizens for the Parliament and 1, 269 for the provincial assemblies, nominations on which about eight million will be pronounced in the ballot boxes.
According with the CEN president, work is concentrated for the premises for the electoral schools and the qualification of the authorities, from the study of the regulations and documents to rule the process.
Full Article: Cuba Works for Next February 3rd Elections : Escambray.