Results trickle in
By staff - Tue Oct 11, 4:20 am
Citizens yesterday turned out in thousands at voting centres as they participated in election for the Majlis Ash’shura Seventh Term (2011-2015). Right at the end of the polling process, which lasted from 7 am to 7 pm, the Main Election Committee announced the preliminary list of winners as follows:
Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Salmeen al Shamsi, Wilayat of Al Sinainah, Governorate of Al Buraimi; Salim bin Ali bin Salim bin Said al Kaabi, Wilayat of Mahdha in the Governorate of Al Buraimi; Hamoudah bin Mohammed bin Khalfan al Harsoosi, Wilayat of Haima in the Al Wusta region; Nasser bin Yasser bin Hamad al Junaibi, Wilayat of Al Jazir in the Al Wusta region; Khalid bin Hilal bin Nasser al Maawali, Wilayat of Wadi al Maawil in the Batinah region; Al Khalil bin Abdarrahim bin Saif al Kharousi, Wilayat of Al Awabi in the Batinah region; Khalid bin Ahmed bin Said al Saadi, Wilayat of Mad‚Äôha in Musandam Governorate; Abdullah bin Ahmed bin Abdullah al Malik, Wilayat of Bukha in Musandam Governorate; Saleh bin Mohammed bin Salim al Shasha‚Äôee, Wilayat of Maqshan, Governorate of Dhofar; Salim bin Said bin Salim bin Ali Ghawas, Wilayat of Thamrait, Governorate of Dhofar; Mohammed bin Salim bin Issa bin Suhail al Amri, Wilayat of Rakhyout, Governorate of Dhofar; Abdullah bin Khalifa bin Khamis bin Hilal al Majaali, Wilayat of Masirah, Sharqiyah region; Salam bin Sqat bin Saleem al Junaibi, Wilayat of Al Duqm in the Wusta region; Maktoum bin Mattar bin Salim bin Mattar al Azizi, Wilayat of Dhank, Dhahirah region; Ali bin Hamad bin Ali al Badi, Wilayat of Yanqul, Dhahirah region; Khalfan bin Nasser bin Salim bin Nasser al Hasani, Wilayat Dima W‚Äôattayeen, Sharqiyah region; Ahmed bin Hussain bin Khammas al Saadi, Wilayat of Wadi Bani Khalid, Sharqiyah region; Salim bin Mohammed bin Faraj al Shehri, Wilayat of Mirbat, Dhofar Governorate; Salim bin Mohammed bin Salim bin Suhail al Maashani, Wilayat of Taqa, Dhofar Governorate; Salim bin Said bin Musallam al Harizi, Wilayat of Al Mazyouna, Dhofar Governorate; Ramis bin Amor bin Said Mahomad al Mahri, Wilayat of Sadah, Governorate of Dhofar; Ahmed bin Salim bin Ali Raafait, Wilayat of Dhalkout, Governorate of Dhofar; Saleem bin Ali bin Salim al Hakmani, Wilayat of Mahout, Wusta region; Salim bin Ali bin Hamoud al Hajri, Wilayat of Bidiya, Sharqiyah region; Saleh bin Mohammed bin Hamad bin Musallam al Maamari, Wilayat of Ibra, Sharqiyah and Rashid bin Ali bin Ahmed al Shehhi, Wilayat of Daba, Governorate of Musandam.
Omani voters started casting their votes to elect 84 members to the Majlis Ash‚Äôshura 7th term yesterday. As many as 1,133 candidates, including 77 women, contested in a historic day. From 7 am, the 900 ballot boxes at 105 election centres in the different wilayats of the Sultanate received citizens to cast their votes to elect their representatives. Each election centre included between 6 to 16 ballot boxes designed in a way that ensure smooth voting process.
The committees which organised the elections said that the process went well as voters waited in organised queues in front of the election centres in the wilayat. The Main Committee for Majlis Ash‚Äôshura 7th term elections noted earlier that 518,000 male and female voters have been registered in all wilayats of the Sultanate. Everything was prepared to receive voters after the ballot boxes received last Saturday, October 8 Omani voters at the embassies of the other GCC countries, as well as those working in the election committees in all the wilayats in the Sultanate who cast their votes to elect who will represent them for Majlis Ash’shura as they could not cast their votes in the general election held yesterday.