Upcoming elections timetable announced

December 7, 2015 - 0:0

TEHRAN - The elections headquarters of the Interior Ministry has announced the timetable for the upcoming Majlis and Assembly of Experts elections.

Ali Pourali Motlaq, secretary of the elections headquarters, said the executive committee of the Assembly of Experts election will hold sessions for five days, the Young Journalist Club reported on Sunday.

He added that the executive committee of the Majlis elections will also hold sessions for six days.

The qualification of Majlis candidates will be done in a ten-day period starting December 19, he said.

The official added that Assembly of Experts candidates can start their electoral campaigns on February 11 for a period of 14 days.

Majlis candidates’ campaign period starts on February 18 and will go on for one week, according to Pourali Motlaq.