Oldest citizen of Azerbaijan casts ballot

  11 April 2018    Read: 677
Oldest citizen of Azerbaijan casts ballot

The oldest citizen of Azerbaijan cast ballot during presidential election in Azerbaijan. 

124-year-old Samarga Allahverdiyeva, who witnesses the third century, came to polling station No 30 located in Khasili village at secondary school in Barda

Samarga Allahverdiyeva, born in 1894, said she has 8 children, 60 grandchildren, 87 great grandchildren and 17 great great grandchildren. She has repeatedly participated in the presidential, parliamentary and municipal elections. She came to vote with family members: As a cotton fiber I have been awarded various badges. Today, at the age of 124, I am happy to take part in elections.

Notably, the age of 1,136 voters registered in the Barda village constituency No. 94 is between 80-100, and 10 voters are centenarians.

 


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