Tokayev: Victory of "Nur Otan" party shows confidence of people to President
"The victory of "Nur Otan" party shows the confidence of people to the Head of State, the support for reforms. The elections once again demonstrated harmony and maturity of the multinational people of Kazakhstan. I am sure that the Senate members, together with colleagues from the Mazhilis will effectively work on the legislative support of the President’s strategy", - K. Tokayev said.
Recall, on March 20, Kazakhstan held elections to the Mazhilis and maslikhats of all levels. "Nur Otan" party got the highest number of votes - 6,183,757, or 82.2%. Communist People's Party of Kazakhstan got almost the same number of votes, the Democratic Party of Kazakhstan, and "Ak Zhol" - 537 123 and 540 406, respectively, 7.14% and 7.18%.
People's Democratic Patriotic Party "Aul" gained 151,285, or 2.01% of votes. 88,813 citizens of the Republic of Kazakhstan voted for the National Social Democratic Party, which amounted to 1.18% of the total number of voters. 21 484 person voted for "Birlik" political party, 0.29%.
In accordance with the law on elections, "Nur Otan" party has received the mandate for 84 deputies of the Majilis, Democratic Party of Kazakhstan "Ak Zhol" - 7 seats and the Communist People's Party of Kazakhstan - 7 ones.