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2nd round of Iran's parliamentary elections start

05-04-2012 14:38 BJT

TEHRAN, May 4 (Xinhua) -- The 2nd round of Iranian parliamentary elections began on Friday morning, with some 48 million voters eligible to choose candidates for the remaining 65 seats in the parliament.

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei cast his ballot shortly after the voting started at 8 a.m. (0330 GMT).

An electoral poster of candidates for the upcoming second round of parliamentary election
is seen in central Tehran, Iran, April 29, 2012. Iran's upcoming second round of
parliamentary election is slated for May 4, when the candidates will contest for the
remaining 65 seats in the parliament. (Xinhua/Ahmad Halabisaz)

Editor:Wang Lingfei |Source: Xinhua

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