Speaker of Parliament and Chairman of the Democratic Party (DP) Z.Enkhbold and Chairman of the Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party (MPRP) N.Enkhbayar called two press conferences in two days, held on Monday and Tuesday, to explain why the first meeting of the new Parliament should not be held.
Speaker Z.Enkhbold claimed that the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP), who won 65 of Parliament’s 76 seats, obtained governing authority through fraud, violating the Criminal Code. He stressed that there was manipulation of the election process and the claim must be investigated independent of the involvement of the police, General Election Commission, and State General Registration Authority. In a statement made on Monday, Z.Enkhbold noted that he filed a request with the Constitutional Court to investigate four violations during the election.
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