Meetings of voters with candidates for the post of President of Turkmenistan


07 March 2022

Pre-election meetings with voters of contenders for the post of President of Turkmenistan continue in Turkmenistan. Visiting each velayat of the country, candidates, in accordance with the Electoral Code, use the equal rights and opportunities granted to them for freedom of campaigning, speaking at meetings with the electorate and in the media, which is a clear evidence of the triumph of the principles of democracy.

Ashgabat, March 5 (TDH). Today, in the conference hall of the «Mekan» Palace of the hyakimlik of the city of Ashgabat was held a meeting of voters with the candidate for the post of President of Turkmenistan from the Agrarian Party, the deputy khyakim of the Mary velayat, Agajan Bekmyradov.

Opening the meeting, the chairman of the Ashgabat city committee of the Agrarian Party Y.Sopyyev gave the floor to the candidate's confidant - the deputy head of the department of the Mary velayat of the Humanitarian Association of World Turkmens T.Bashimov. Having told about the main milestones of the candidate's biography, he noted his human, business and professional qualities, work experience in public organizations and local executive authorities.

In turn, A.Bekmyradov, outlining the election program, emphasized that he intends to continue the implementation of the progressive reforms launched in the country and large-scale social and economic transformations designed to strengthen the economic power of the Motherland and ensure a high level of well-being of the Turkmen people.

Now, in independent neutral Turkmenistan, demonstrating its unwavering commitment to the chosen creative path, transformative programs and projects are being implemented to ensure further comprehensive progress of the country. In this regard, special importance is attached to the National Program for the Socio-Economic Development of Turkmenistan in 2022-2052.

The candidate assured that this constructive course would be continued. Much attention will be paid to the further modernization of all sectors of the economy, including agriculture, environmental protection, increasing the efficiency of the processing sector of the AIC (agro-industrial complex), and strengthening food abundance.

Work will continue on the development of industrial branches, education, healthcare, physical culture and sports, as well as on the construction of housing and roads. Particular importance will be attached to ensuring a high standard of living for the people and educating the rising generation.

Answering voters’ questions, the candidate from the Agrarian Party spoke in detail about the prospects for the development of the domestic AIC (agro-industrial complex), the construction industry, as well as education, healthcare, and sports.

A.Bekmyradov assured that if he is elected President of Turkmenistan, he will apply all his strength, knowledge and experience to justify the high confidence placed in him.


In the afternoon, there was also a meeting of voters with the director of the Economic Society «Wepaly gurluşyk» Babamyrat Meredov, who was nominated as a candidate for the President of Turkmenistan at the extraordinary III Congress of the Party of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of the country.

Opening the meeting, the representative of the Ashgabat City Committee of the Party of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs S.Setdarov emphasized that, thanks to the efforts of the leader of the nation Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, wide opportunities are being created for the development of small and medium-sized businesses, the role of the business sector in strengthening the economic potential of the country is growing.

Then the floor was given to the confidant of the candidate - the chairman of the Ashgabat city committee of the Party of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs D.Nazkuliyev, who acquainted the audience with B.Meredov's work biography, noting the accumulated work experience, as well as his personal qualities, urging all those present to be active on the election day.

Further, the contender for the main state post outlined the main provisions of his election program, including the effective use of the opportunities of small and medium-sized businesses, the diversification of the economy, the improvement of a market economy capable of producing high-quality environmentally friendly products by creating broad opportunities in this direction from the state.

Currently, under the leadership of the leader of the nation, long-term national programs are being implemented, social and economic reforms are being carried out, and the appearance of cities and villages in the regions of the country is radically changing. And domestic entrepreneurs are making a significant contribution to this work. Private structures produce high-quality industrial products and environmentally friendly food products that provide not only the country's domestic needs, but also exports, and facilities for various purposes are being built.

Presenting to the audience his vision of the further development of Turkmenistan, the candidate emphasized that special attention would be paid to the issues of improving the fields of education and science, healthcare, culture, physical culture and sports, education and training of the younger generation, based on innovative technologies and a digital system.

In continuation of the meeting, the candidate for the highest state post answered questions from the audience, which touched upon a wide range of topics of interest to them, such as improving healthcare systems, education, training young qualified personnel and their further employment, stimulating domestic entrepreneurship, and implementing important projects.

The candidate also informed about the forthcoming work to improve the legal framework of the entrepreneurial sphere, expand product exports, which will increase the responsibility of private business for the successful implementation of entrusted projects.

Thanking those present for their trust, B.Meredov assured that, if he is elected to the highest state post, he will direct all his strength, knowledge and abilities for the benefit of the Motherland and people.


Mary velayat, March 5 (TDH). Today, in the meeting hall of the hyakimlik of the Mary velayat, voters met with the chief physician of the «Avaza» sanatorium of the Ministry of Health and Medical Industry of the country, deputy of the Mejlis Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan Berdimammet Gurbanov, who was nominated as a candidate for the post of President of Turkmenistan from an initiative group of citizens of the Balkan velayat.

The meeting was opened by the chairman of the Mary Velayat Council of the Youth Organization of Turkmenistan named after Magtymguly M.Janmyradov.

Then the floor was given to the candidate's confidant - Chairman of the Balkan Velayat Council of the Magtymguly Youth Organization G.Chendirov, who acquainted with the work biography of the contender for the highest public position, describing him as an exceptionally decent, respected person who is a supporter of a healthy lifestyle.

Before familiarizing with the main provisions of his election platform, the candidate for the highest state post thanked the audience for the high confidence placed in him, assuring that he would continue the course taken by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to steadily increase the authority of independent neutral Turkmenistan in the international arena, further economic prosperity of the Motherland, and improve the well-being native people.

Noting that over the years of independence, the ancient Turkmen land has changed beyond recognition, the candidate emphasized that the priority direction of his work will be to strengthen the legal and democratic foundations of the state and society, improve the legislative system, develop and adopt new laws and regulations that contribute to the implementation of state programs, including the recently adopted National Program for the socio-economic development of Turkmenistan for the coming years.

Increased attention will be paid to the comprehensive development of all basic segments of the Turkmen economy, in particular, the fuel and energy complex, the AIC (agro-industrial complex), the transport and communications system, as well as the implementation of major projects of national and international importance, designed to promote the economic prosperity of our Motherland.

Great importance, as before, B. Gurbanov said, will be given to improving the national healthcare system and strengthening the health of the nation, including through the development of mass physical culture and health movement and sports.

As part of the social policy that has been successfully pursued all these years under the slogan «The State is for People!”» the construction of residential buildings of increased comfort, schools and kindergartens, universities, hospitals, resort and health centers, sports complexes and other important social facilities will be launched throughout the country.

During the conversation, the contender answered voters’ questions, many of which touched upon the most important areas of the country's further development. In particular, the participants were interested in such topics as improving the education system and equipping it with innovative technologies, building modern housing, etc.

Thanking the audience for a productive meeting and a warm welcome, B.Gurbanov assured the voters that he would make every effort to justify the high confidence placed in him.


In the afternoon, the voters right here met with the candidate for the post of head of state - the chairman of the committee of the Democratic Party of Turkmenistan of Saparmurat Turkmenbashi etrap Maksat Odeshov, nominated by an initiative group of citizens of the Dashoguz velayat.

The meeting of voters was opened by the teacher of the State Energy Institute Y.Yakubov, who gave the floor to the candidate's confidant - the chairman of the union of trade unions of the etrap named after Gurbansoltan eje A.Amangeldiyev.

Introducing M.Odeshov's work biography to the audience, he described him as a responsible and decent person, an experienced and enterprising leader, capable of competently solving the tasks assigned to him.

Further, speaking about the main directions of his election program, M. Odeshov noted that he intends to pay special attention to achieving new high goals of great transformations carried out in the country, conducting large-scale reforms in the agro-industrial complex as one of the strategic branches of the national economy, continuing the implementation of social programs, further improvement of towns and villages, development of education, science and culture.

As for foreign policy activities, the candidate intends to continue the course towards the comprehensive development of international, mutually beneficial cooperation, further enhancing the prestige of Turkmenistan in the world community.

During the meeting, the candidate answered questions from voters regarding the introduction of modern achievements of scientific and technological progress in the agro-industrial complex, the further progress of the implementation of the national program for the socio-economic development of the country, as well as the efficiency and quality of medical services provided to the population, and the improvement of the education system aimed at preparing comprehensively educated youth, the development of national culture.

M.Odeshov, expressing gratitude for the high confidence placed in him, assured the voters that he would justify him with his work for the benefit of the people, the flourishing of his beloved Motherland.

The voters who spoke at the meetings thanked the candidates for their focus on further enhancing the well-being of the people and the comprehensive progress of their beloved Motherland.