JP council steps up running-mate nomination

Jumhooree Party council on Monday evening has decided to step-up its running-mate nomination.

The party's newly elected president had proposed to speed up the nomination process in the council meeting. The proposition was approved with 34 votes in favor concluding to nominate a running-mate candidate through a ballot on July 13.

Interested party members have been advised to put their names forward for the position by July 13.

Earlier the party had decided to nominate their running-mate candidate on July 14 through a vote.