(BGO)- According to the people’s committee of Viet Yen district, most of the electors in the district supported the scheme on “establishing Viet Yen township in northern province of Bac Giang and its wards”. Particularly, 139,705 electors in the district voted (accounting for 99.63 percent) including 818 invalid votes and 134,916 electors agreed with the scheme, taking 96.21 percent.
95.28 percent of the electors in Bich Dong and Nenh towns and 7 communes of Quang Chau, Van Trung, Tang Tien, Hong Thai, Tu Lan, Quang Minh and Ninh Son agreed to establish the wards in their localities.
Electors in Hung Lam 2, Hong Thai commune vote for establishment of Viet Yen township and its ward on March 26, 2023.
In order to gain this result, the district people’s committee and related agencies have fostered propaganda to highlight the importance and positive impacts of establishing the township and its wards to reach consensus from the society.
After collecting opinions from the people and completing the related contents, the people’s council of the communes and towns, the district people’s council and the provincial people’s council will organize meetings to review and give opinions upon the scheme.
Previously on March 26, the people’s committee of Viet Yen district organized to get feedbacks on the scheme “establishing Viet Yen township in northern province of Bac Giang and its wards” in all 17 communes and towns of the district with 134 voting centers. 50,605 households participated in the election with 140,172 voters aged from 18 (as of March 26, 2023).