The third consultative meeting in Hanoi makes a list of eligible candidates
to the election of deputies to the City People’s Council term 2021-2026. (Photo: laodongthudo.vn)
Accordingly, female candidates account for 2,542 (40.9%) of the total, while ethnic minority people are 1,150 (18.5%). The number of candidates who are non-Party members is 750 (12.1%). Those numbers in the last term were 37.04%, 15.31% and 11.57%, respectively.
Seventeen of eligible people are self-nominated candidates, accounting for 0.27%.
The Vietnam Fatherland Front also reported that the third consultative meeting was held democratically, legally and safely, as its branches at all levels had made great efforts to make best preparations for the meeting./.