National Assembly Vice Chairman Nguyen Khac Dinh speaks at the working session. (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) -
The northern province of Ha
Nam has completed a third consultative conference to finalise a list of eight eligible
candidates to the 15th National Assembly and 84 to the provincial
People’s Council for the 2021-2026 tenure, according to Chairman of the
provincial People’s Committee Truong Quoc Huy.
Also head of the provincial Election Committee, Huy said
a list of 329 candidates for People’s Councils at the district level and 4,523 at
the communal level have also been completed.
Ha Nam has so far set up two committees for the
election of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and 12 others for
the election of members to the provincial People’s Council, 43 at the district
level, and 696 at the communal level.
The province has 655 polling stations at cultural
houses in hamlets and villages, along with those at schools, village communal
houses, communal medical stations, agencies, and houses of some local
Preparations for the elections have seen good progress
in line with regulations, Huy said.
Ha Nam is home to 651,093 voters.
At a working session on April 20 with the provincial Election
Committee, National Assembly Vice Chairman Nguyen Khac Dinh, who led an inspection
group from the NA Standing Committee and the National Election Council (NEC),
lauded Ha Nam’s performance in preparing for the elections, which are slated
for May 23.
He asked the province to continue its efforts,
focusing on dealing with denunciations and complaints related to election
activities and holding meetings with voters.
Earlier, the working group inspected election preparations
in Thanh Son commune, Kim Bang district, and Tien Tan commune in Phu Ly