Popular Front nominates 206 members to election commissions

The Party of the Belarusian Popular Front has nominated 206 representatives to the local electoral commissions, including 68 members in the capital city of Minsk. The leftist Just World party has nominated 179 people, according to Radio Svaboda.

Nearly 160 people were nominated through the collection of signatures by the unregistered Belarusian Christian Democracy.

The formation of local election commissions (nearly 7000) will take place on March 8-10. The local election commissions are the first to carry out the vote count.