Nine women to fight election, Bahrain

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Nine women to fight election, Bahrain

Nine Bahraini women have confirmed their candidacy for the upcoming parliament and municipal council elections.

However, they said they will reveal their election campaigns closer to the polls, which are expected to take place in November.

Six women will run for parliament including Shura Council Affairs director under the Minister of State for Parliament and Shura Council Affairs Dina Al Fayez, Golden Trust president Dr Lulwa Al Mutlaq and Daskalide director Huda Radhi.

Naeema Al Balooshi and Nawal Al Dosari will fight for a seat in the Southern Governorate's ninth constituency, while Bahrain Specialist Hospital public relations and reception director Jehan Mohammed will put her name forward for the Central Governorate's constituency three.


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