February 21, 2024
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Local elections held in DPRK

Date: 27/11/2023 | Source: Pyongyang Times | Read original version at source

The elections of deputies to provincial (city under the direct jurisdiction of the government), city (district) and county people’s assemblies were successfully held in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea on November 26.

According to data available at the central election guidance committee, 99.63 percent of electors participated in voting, except those on foreign tour or working in oceans.

Those voters troubled with aging or illnesses cast their ballots into mobile ballot boxes.

The counting of votes for the candidates for deputies to provincial (city under the direct jurisdiction of the government), city (district) and county people’s assemblies registered in relevant constituencies is being carried out by the election committees at constituencies across the country.

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