BİTLİS - Co-Mayors of HDP-Güroymak Municipality were removed from office and trustees were appointed.
A trustee was appointed to Güroymak (Norşin) Municipality, which is under the management of the People's Democratic Party (HDP), with the decision of the Ministry of Interior. The city hall was blockaded by the police in the evening and started to be searched. Instead of the dismissed mayors Hikmet Taşdemir and Dilek Ozan, Güroymak District Governor Muhammet Furkan Sancaktutar was appointed as a trustee.
TRUSTEES APPOINTED TO 40 OF THE 60 HDP MUNICIPALITIES
HDP had won 3 metropolitan municipalities, 5 provinces, 45 districts and 12 towns at the March 31 elections. With the last appointment of trustees, 40 of the 65 municipalities won by HDP were replaced with trustees, 3 of which was metropolitan municipalities while the mayors of 2 province, 32 districts and 4 towns were also replaced by trustees.