The Odessa district administrative court rejected a lawsuit ally of the head of Odessa region Mikhail Saakashvili, the candidate of the last elections of the mayor of Odessa Alexander Borovik, in which He sought to cancel the results of the expression of will in Malinovsky district of the city, according to a report on the Facebook page of the Odessa division of the Ukrainian public organization " Committee of voters of Ukraine ", which deals with the control of the electoral process.
Local elections were held in Ukraine on 25 October on a new electoral law. In small towns with population over 90 thousand people, the mayor was elected by a simple majority vote, and in large cities was expected to conduct the 2nd round, if no single candidate gained more than 50% of the vote.
Odessa city electoral Commission on Tuesday night announced the victory of incumbent mayor Gennady Trukhanov in the first round of elections of the town Governor with more than 52% of the vote. Borovik, the main competitor of Trukhanova, scored 25, 7%. He declared the election fraudulent, what it was supported by the Governor of Saakashvili. First of Odesa administrative court rejected a lawsuit Borovik with the requirement about a vote recount in the 1st district of the city.
for example, according to the report, Borovik was sought to convert the results at several polling stations in Malinovsky district, and to annul the protocols on elections of the mayor in Malinovsky district and in General in the city, as well as to invalidate the decision of the Odessa electoral Commission on recognizing the mayor Gennady Trukhanov.