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Mongolian Democratic Party chooses candidate to run for president
Central Asia | politics | 13:39, 05 May 2017 | 1584

AKIPRESS.COM - The Mongolian Democratic Party held an all-member poll nationwide on 3rd of May, which resulted in Kh.Battulga being elected as the party’s presidential candidate, reports news.mn.

The poll was conducted from 10 am. to 8 pm., engaging all the party’s supporters in 21 provinces, 330 soums and 9 districts and 152 khoroos of the capital.

Kh.Battulga led the poll with 2740.94 marks, R.Amarjargal ranked second with 2374.85 points, D.Dorligjav third with 1058.64, N.Altankhuyag fourth with 1044.20, L.Bold fifth with 917.30 and B.Jargalsaikhan sixth with 213.66 points.

Mongolia will choose its fifth president on June. There are three political parties eligible to nominate a candidate for the election – the ruling Mongolian People’s Party, the Democratic Party and the Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party.

The Mongolian People’s Party has nominated its Chairman M.Enkhbold.

The Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party is expected to hold its convention on 5th of May to name its candidate.

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