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Four candidates pull out of electoral race
November 10, 2016, 3:58 pm

Four parliamentary hopefuls quit the electoral race on Thursday, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) announced, leaving a total of 376 candidates contesting parliamentary elections due on November 26th.

In a statement, the MoI's Department of Election Affairs noted that Ahmad Al-Hamad and Mohammad Al-Hafaiti have relinquished their candidacies in the Second Constituency, while Mohammad Hassan and Nader Al-Otaibi pulled out of the race in the fifth constituency.

As per election laws, candidates are permitted to drop out of the electoral race no later than a week before the date of elections. 


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