A coalition of 6 opposition parties has nominated Kalchadarlu as their joint candidate in the May 14 presidential election against Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the ruler of Turkey for the past 20 years, but Erdogan is determined to win power once again.
According to the report of the British Broadcasting Agency, Kemal Gandhi of Turkey is the leader of the Republican People’s Party, which is currently playing the role of a major opposition party in Turkish politics. This party was founded by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey. was kept It was not easy for the opposition to unite against the government, and it was not easy for Kalchadarlu, a former civil servant who fought against corruption, to be a joint candidate of six parties.
According to the report, in Turkey, while Erdogan is seen as a charismatic leader in Turkish politics, Kemal Kalchadarlu is called Turkey’s Gandhi or Kamal Gandhi. do, however their colleagues feel that they have less ability to win votes.
According to a Reuters report, Monday’s deal could boost Kalchadarlu’s chances of winning as the opposition split after protests by the right-wing IYYI party last Friday, but after 72 hours of efforts, the opposition The parties met again on Monday, accepting the IYI’s proposal, which included a provision to make the mayors of Istanbul and Ankara vice-presidents.
After being nominated as the joint presidential candidate of the opposition, Kalchadarlu said in his speech that the leaders of the other five parties would also become the vice president.
Earlier, the IYI withdrew from the alliance, citing concerns over Kalchadarlu’s chances of winning. Performance is likely to improve, however, after Monday’s deal, the IYI has reversed its stance in favor of Kalchadarlu.
Turkey’s third-largest party, the HDP, has also announced its support for Kalchadarlu, a party known for its support for the Kurds, party leader Mithan Shankar said. If we can agree on basic principles, we can support him in the presidential election.
Kemal Kalchadarlu has said that he will rule Turkey through consensus and consultation, we are in favor of peace. Our only goal is to lead the country to an era of happiness, prosperity and peace, we will restore the parliamentary system in Turkey.
It should be noted that during Tayyip Erdoğan’s tenure, the Turkish currency lira declined rapidly, as well as aggression in relations with Israel, but due to the recent severe earthquake, the upcoming elections for Erdoğan have become more difficult than the previous elections. are