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Mauritius: The victorious abstentions of the anticipated municipal elections




While the election results will only be known in a few hours, the anticipated municipal elections of Sunday, June 14, 2015 have been shunned by the inhabitants of five cities (Port Louis, Vacoas-Phoenix, Beau-Bassin / Rose-Hill, Beau -Bassin / Rose-Hill and Quatre-Bornes) of Mauritius.
 
Only 35.6% of urban voters went to the polls, that is 140,913 voters registered on the 395 961 112 spread across the country's polling stations.
 
The Alliance * The People in power in Mauritius since December 2014 and headed by Prime Minister Sir Anerood Jugnauth was the main adversary to the Mouvement Militant Mauricien (MMM)while the Labour Party (PTr) had withdrawn due to lack of financial means.
 
* Le Peuple Alliance brings together the Mouvement Socialiste Militant (MSM), PMSD (Parti Mauricien Social Démocrate) and Mouvement Libérateur (ML)



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