Mr. Khalid Taimur Akram, serving as an International Elections Observer in Azerbaijan, expressed his contentment while visiting various polling stations in anticipation of the presidential election happening today.
The ongoing electoral proceedings demonstrate commendable adherence to the Azerbaijan’s electoral laws, international norms, and standards, alongside the embodiment of democratic ideals such as transparency, openness, and justice.
Particularly noteworthy is the active participation of the youth populace in the electoral process, showcasing their dedication to selecting their preferred candidates. Furthermore, he extends his appreciation to the Azerbaijan Central Election Commission for their preparation and execution of electoral procedures in alignment with legal frameworks. The elections witnessed remarkable organization, as evidenced by the substantial voter turnout characterized by enthusiasm and positivity among the electorate.
Notably, the polling staff exhibits exemplary levels of training, contributing to the smooth functioning of the electoral process. The prevalent peaceful atmosphere shows the successful conduct of the elections in adherence to both legal mandates and democratic principles.
Mr. Khalid Taimur Akram is an Executive Director, Pakistan Research Center for a Community with Shared Future (PRCCSF).