CEC: 66 parties to run in 2020 parliamentary elections

Georgia will have parliamentary elections on October 31. Photo: Nino Alavidze/Agenda.ge

Agenda.ge, 05 Sep 2020 - 13:34, Tbilisi,Georgia

A total of 66 political parties have registered to participate in the upcoming parliamentary elections in Georgia on October 31.

The Central Election Commission (CEC) announced earlier today that 12 other parties that applied have been denied registration.

The CEC also stated that now the registered parties must provide their party lists and majoritarian candidates no later than October 1.

Two months ahead of the parliamentary elections President Salome Zurabishvili officially named October 31 as Election Day in Georgia.