Bishkek, April 16, 2021 - Public Foundation "Common Cause" expresses concern about the situation after voting day. According to the nonpartisan observation of the elections of deputies of local keneshes, which the Foundation conducts in nine cities of the country, individual political parties that passed the electoral threshold have begun processes to change (exclude individual candidates) lists of candidates.
Supplemented and preliminary database on processed violations at 3 PM as of April 15. Observers of the public foundation "Common Cause" for the entire electoral process for the preparation and conduct of elections to local keneshes revealed 281 violations.
"Common Cause": Preliminary Statement on the results of Nonpartisan Observation of the Elections of Deputies of Local Keneshes of the Kyrgyz Republic
Today observers of the Common Cause PF recorded 101 possible violations on the voting day: 65 in Bishkek, 36 in Osh.
Today observers of the Common Cause PF recorded 50 cases of possible violations during voting at polling stations: 31 cases in Bishkek, 19 cases in Osh.
Observers of the Common Cause PF filed an additional 6 complaints of violations in the cities of Bishkek and Osh during the outdoor voting, yesterday, April 10.
Today observers of the Common Cause PF filed 29 complaints on the violations during the outdoor voting. Of these, 13 in Bishkek, 16 in Osh.
We are currently conducting full observation in Bishkek and Osh cities and limited observation in the cities of regional significance.
We need extra support to strengthen independent observation on election day in Tokmok, Naryn, Talas, Karakol, Jalal-Abad, Batken, and Kaindy. To achieve this, we need to collect at least 300,000 soms within 10 days.