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Omurbek Babanov not ready to congratulate winner of presidential elections

Omurbek Babanov is not yet ready to congratulate the winner of the presidential election. He announced this at a press conference today.

According to him, there are election results. The people said their word. The headquarters collects violations. «We will change the electoral legislation, strengthen the responsibility for the use of administrative resource. I haven’t congratulated the winner. It is not difficult for me to call him, but we are still summing up the results. The person for whom they voted will become president in a month. He has a great responsibility. He must preserve the unity in the country,» Omurbek Babanov said.

Elections are over. It is not necessary to persecute those who ran after other candidates. We need to unite for the good of the people.

Оmurbek Babanov

According to preliminary data, Sooronbai Jeenbekov scored 54.81 percent of the votes. Omurbek Babanov was supported by 33.74 percent.