Qatar: Establishment figures prevail in first Shura Council election

Issue 1135 - 14 Oct 2021 | 1 minute read

Voting in the first election for the Shura Council went smoothly on 2 October, with turnout of 63.5%, according to the Ministry of Interior. A total of 233 candidates stood for the 30 seats, including 26 women (of whom none were elected).

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