12 candidates claim 1 deputy seat in Azerbaijan

The Central Election Commission of Azerbaijan will start printing bulletins amid snap parliament's elections scheduled for February 9 in Azerbaijan, said CEC Chairman Mazahir Panahov.

According to him, some of the registered candidates withdraw their candidacies, but despite this, 12-13 candidates apply for one deputy seat.

Based on the list of 19 political parties, there are more than 260 MP candidates, he said adding that tepresentatives of 28 parties are running for MPs.