Written by Tharushan Fernando
12 Dec, 2015 | 5:51 pm
Saudi Arabia will be allowing women to cast their votes for the first time in unprecedented municipal elections.
There are women candidates as well,(which is another first) and a total of 978 women have registered as candidates, alongside 5,938 men.
Even though this a big step for the women in the region, there are limitations in place such as female candidates have had to speak behind a partition during campaign appearances or be represented by a man.
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