Local Government (Provincial Councils) Elections were held on Saturday 20th of April in Iraq. The details and numbers are steadily emerging.
Voter Turnout: 42%
Registered Eligible Voters: Approx. 1,600,000 Iraqis
Ballots Cast: Approx. 650,000 ballots
Candidates: 656 Candidate
Contested Seats: 35 Council Seats (1 Seat reserved for Christian quota)
Political Entities: 25 (Party and Alliance)