So we are going to have Shura council and Shura council after all despite all the recommendations , advices and scenarios to cancel it in order to have early presidential elections.
Today Field marshal Tantawy , the head of SCAF has issued a decree with the date of the Shura council’s elections that will be as follows :
- The Shura council’s elections will be held on two stages.
- Each stage will be held on two days , there will be reruns as well.
- The first stage will be held on January 29th and 30th in Cairo, Alexandria, Dakahalia , Gharbia , Damietta, North Sinai, South Sinai , Fayoum, Asuit, Qena , Red Sea and New Valley. The runoff will be on February 7th,2012.
- The second stage will be on February 14th and 15th in Giza, Suez, Qalubiya , Sharkia, Kafr El Sheikh, Ismailia, Port Said , Suez, Matrouh , Ban Swaif, El Mania, Sohag, Aswan and Luxor.The runoff will be on February 22nd.
- The first session of the Shura council will be held supposedly on February 28th ,2012.
- The first session of the elected people’s assembly will be held on January 23rd,2012