BiH CEC: Jerinić and Grujičić win the most votes

BiH CEC: Jerinić and Grujičić win the most votes

SARAJEVO, February 22 (FENA) – The Central Election Commission of BiH confirmed at a press conference at midnight that Boris Jerinić (SNSD) and Mladen Grujičić a joint candidate of ethnic Serb political parties won the most votes in the repeat elections for mayor of Doboj and mayor of Srebrenica.

As the president of the CEC, Željko Bakalar, explained, the votes from Sunday’s elections were included in the total, as well as those from November last year from the polling stations where the elections were not annulled.

Thus, for the mayor of Doboj, where 96 out of 106 polling stations were processed, Boris Jerinić (SNSD) received the most votes, 67.44 percent, followed by Srđan Todorović (Socialist Party) 16.36 percent, and Cvijan Filipović (SDS) 16.20 percent.

Pro-Bosnian parties boycotted Sunday’s elections in Srebrenica and announced an appeal to the BiH Constitutional Court.

The results for the Doboj City Assembly and the Srebrenica Municipal Assembly will be announced this morning.

Among other information, Bakalar stated that the turnout on Sunday was 55.43 percent of voters in Doboj and 42.87 percent in Srebrenica.

All polling stations were closed at 7 pm, except for three in Doboj, which were closed a little later due to delays in opening.

Bakalar also said that the CEC did not receive any complaints about violations of the election process, and three were sent to the City Election Commission in Doboj. Also, the RS Ministry of the Interior constantly informed the CEC about the situation on the ground, and there was no information about the threat to the election process, except for one case of violation of public order and peace.