Elbasy took part in meeting of parliamentary faction of "Nur Otan" party
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The First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy, the chairman of the Nur Otan party Nursultan Nazarbayev took part in a meeting of the party faction in the Majilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazpravda.kz reports with reference to the press service of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Opening the meeting, Nursultan Nazarbayev once again congratulated the deputies of the "Nur Otan" faction on their victory in the next parliamentary elections.
"You must justify the trust of the people. This is an important task and great responsibility. Therefore, the faction deputies need to make every effort to achieve the goals outlined in the election program of our party," Elbasy said.
The First President of Kazakhstan noted the results of the work of the Nur Otan party to ensure the progressive development of the country and increase the well-being of the people.
Nursultan Nazarbayev stressed the symbolism of the beginning of the work of the Majilis of the VII convocation in the year of the celebration of the 30th anniversary of Kazakhstan's Independence.
"The people of Kazakhstan in the last elections provided great support to our party. International observers noted the high activity and solidarity of Kazakhstanis. The elections were held openly and democratically. I am convinced that, as always, you can confirm that we are the party of concrete actions," Elbasy said.
The First President of Kazakhstan talked on the results of the work of the Majilis of previous convocation, pointing out the well-coordinated work of the deputies of the Parliament and members of the Government.
During the meeting, the Chairman of the Nur Otan party proposed Nurlan Nigmatulin's candidacy for the post of the head of the party's faction in the Majilis of the Parliament of the VII convocation. The faction deputies unanimously supported the recommendation of Elbasy.
The First President of Kazakhstan also stressed that in accordance with the Constitution and the Constitutional Law "On Parliament and the status of its deputies," the faction's MPs will take part in the procedure for nominating and approving candidates for the post of the Chairman of the Majilis, his deputies and chairmen of the standing committees of the lower house of Parliament. In this regard, Nursultan Nazarbayev proposed to discuss candidates for the leading positions in the Majilis of the Parliament.
During the meeting, a consolidated position of the faction was developed on nomination of N. Nigmatulin for the position of the Chairman of the Majilis, P. Kazantsev and B. Kesebaeva - for the position of Deputy Chairmen of the Majilis, D. Nurmanbetova - for the position of the Chairman of the Committee on social and cultural development, K. Musin- for the position of the Chairman of the Committee on legislation and judicial and legal reform, M. Kusainov - for the post of the Chairman of the Committee on finance and budget, A. Kuspan - Chairman of the Committee on international affairs, defense and security, A. Rau - Chairman of the Committee on economic reforms and regional development.
In addition, Elbasy spoke about the candidacy of the future Prime Minister.
"My opinion is that continuity should be preserved. Despite all the difficulties, the Government coped with its work. Against the background of all other countries, we showed good results. If the President recommends the candidacy of Askar Mamin, I ask the faction to support his candidacy," Nursultan Nazarbayev said.
In conclusion, the First President of Kazakhstan once again congratulated all those present on a victory in the last elections and wished the members of the faction fruitful and effective work.