Turkmenistani presidential election, 1990

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Presidential elections were held for the first time in the Turkmen SSR on 27 October 1990.[1] The only candidate was Saparmurat Niyazov, who won 98.3% of the vote. Voter turnout was 96.7%.[2]

Results[edit]

Candidate Party Votes %
Saparmurat Niyazov Communist Party of Turkmenistan 1,716,278 98.3
Against 29,790 1.7
Invalid/blank votes 307 -
Total 1,746,375 100
Source: Nohlen et al.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D, Grotz, F & Hartmann, C (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p477 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
  2. ^ Nohlen, D, Grotz, F & Hartmann, C (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p479 ISBN 0-19-924958-X