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Iranian General elections are almost here. Iranians will vote for Members of Parliament and Majlis both. Lets discuss everything related to elections here. i will start with 2 articles. Iranian Elections Kick off, Imam Khamenei Urges High Turnout Iranians start voting the country Friday in over 1,063 constituencies for the fifth round of the Assembly of Experts and the tenth parliamentary elections. Polling started in Iran at 8 am local time (04:30 GMT) in over 52,000 polling stations nationwide, IRNA news agency reported, adding that some 54,915, 024 Iranians are eligible to participate in the event. Casting ballots will continue till 18:00 local time and will be extended, if deemed necessary. As he cast his ballot, The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution in Iran, Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei, urged all those who love Iran to take part in the vote. “I advise people from all walks of life to partake in these elections,” said Imam Khamenei. The elections are of prime importance and all Iranians who love their country should go to the polling stations and cast their ballots as the elections bring the country glory and dignity, IRNA quoted the supreme leader as saying. Currently, the Parliament has 290 representatives fourteen of whom represent non-Muslim religious minorities. Women constitute about eight percent of the Parliament members. A total of 4,844 candidates, including about 500 women, who have been qualified from amongst 12,000 registered candidates by the Guardian Council, are taking part in the competition today to occupy parliamentary seats. At least 21 people will vie for each seat in the legislature. The elected candidates will serve from May 3, 2016 for a four-year term. Facts You Should Know about Iranian Elections
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