CEC announces final distribution of seatsEuropost , Sofia
The Central Electoral Commission (CEC) announced the final election results and the distribution of seats in the 46th National Assembly. The party There is Such a People will have 65 MPs, while the coalition GERB-UDF - 63 MPs. The parliamentary group of BSP for Bulgaria will have 36 MPs, the Democratic Bulgaria party - 34, Movement for Rights and Freedoms - 29, and Stand up! Mafiosi out! - 13 MPs.
The number of actual votes in the election with the option “I do not support anyone” is 35,201. No independents have been elected. The 4% threshold for entering the parliament was equal to 109,266.8 votes. The CEC decision also includes the parties and coalitions mandates' distribution by multi-member constituencies.
Meanwhile, four candidates withdrew their seats in the new 46th National Assembly. GERB leader Boyko Borissov is among them. Following a scandal, the CEC decided to respect his will not to be declared an elected MP.