The runner-up in Mexico's presidential vote demanded a full recount of Sunday's balloting, raising fears he could lead disruptive mass protests like he did six years ago.
According to preliminary calculations parliamentary elections voter turnout in Kazakhstan made 75.1 percent.
At 8 p.m. Astana time most of the regions of Kazakhstan completing voting in the elections of the Majilis and Maslikhats.
As of 4 p.m. on January 15 6.223.525 people in Kazakhstan cast their ballots. This is 66.9 percent of the overall number of voters.
By 2 p.m. Astana time voter turnout in Kazakhstan made 55.5 percent.
By noon Astana time voter turnout reached 35.3 percent.
The Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan has announced first turnout results.
Preliminary lists of the new Senators have been made available.
Nursultan Nazarbayev appointed Kazakhstan Parliamentary elections for August 19.
Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov launched an Internet voting that would determine the Internet platform where his online-conference is going to be held.