"Presidential elections are being held today for the first time in all sovereign territories of Azerbaijan. I congratulate our people on this occasion," Presidential candidate of the National Front Party Razi Nurullayev who used the right to vote in the extraordinary presidential elections, told journalists, APA reports.
He said that the elected president will fulfill the expectations of the people of Azerbaijan.
Note that voting in the presidential election is going on in Azerbaijan. Candidates for the presidency in the upcoming election include incumbent President Ilham Aliyev (New Azerbaijan Party), independent contenders Zahid Oruj and Fuad Aliyev, Razi Nurullayev (National Front Party), Fazil Mustafa (Great Order Party), Elshad Musayev (Great Azerbaijan Party), and Gudrat Gasanguliyev (Whole Azerbaijan Popular Front Party).
Polling stations are open for voters from 08:00, and to close at 19:00.