City territorial election Commission of Pavlograd of Dnipropetrovsk region voted to hold the 2nd round of elections of the mayor, informs the Ukrainian site.
at the meeting of the Commission on Wednesday issued two draft resolutions: 1- to recognize the results of the expression of will, whereby the elected mayor becomes Anatoly Vertex, the second to assign a second round of voting. 1st the Commission is not supported. The head of the Commission, the Love commander stated, this decision is still to be considered by the CEC, and that she finally decides, there will be elections or not.
Local elections in Ukraine took place on 25 October. In small towns with population over 90 thousand people, the mayor was elected by a simple majority of votes, and in the large cities must be assigned the second round, if none of the candidates could gain more than 50% of the vote. According to media reports, before the start of the election race in Pavlograd there were 90, 3 thousand voters, but on election day in voting lists were made 89, 8 thousand people. According to the explanation of the CEC, the second round in Pavlograd is not needed, since the mayor was elected by no more than 90 thousand people.
All-Ukrainian public organization "Committee of voters of Ukraine" said that the CEC replaces the concept "electoral system" and " re-valaisiana ", speaking about the fact that the number of voters entered in the Protocol may become a basis for appointment of the 2nd round of elections of the mayor. The Committee commented that, According to the law " On local elections ", electoral system by which elections will be held in a particular city should be determined even before the start of the election campaign.