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An election to the Islamic City Council of Tehran took place on 26 February 1999, along with the local elections nationwide.

Islamic City Council of Tehran election, 1999

26 February 1999 2003 →

15 City Council seats
8 seats needed for a majority
Alliance Reformists Principlists
Seats won 15 0
Percentage 100% 0%

Elected Chairman

Abdollah Nouri
Reformists

The results showed a victory for the Reformist groupings, who won all of the seats.

ResultsEdit

# Candidate Party List[1] Votes[2] %[2]
IIPF ECP ICP CCA
Sitting Members
1 Abdollah Nouri ACC Yes Yes N/A 588,633 41.94
2 Saeed Hajjarian IIPF Yes Yes N/A 386,069 27.50
3 Jamileh Kadivar WJA Yes Yes N/A 369,669 26.34
4 Fatemeh Jalaeipour IIPF Yes Yes N/A 350,173 24.95
5 Ebrahim Asgharzadeh IISP Yes Yes N/A 347,173 24.73
6 Mohammad Atrianfar ECP Yes Yes N/A 322,897 23.00
7 Ahmad Hakimipour AFIL Yes Yes N/A 304,460 21.69
8 Mohammad-Hossein Doroudian OSU Yes Yes N/A 279,964 19.94
9 Mahmoud Alizadeh-Tabatabaei ECP Yes Yes N/A 260,462 18.55
10 Morteza Lotfi ILP Yes Yes N/A 224,867 16.02
11 Rahmatollah Khosravi AFIL Yes Yes N/A 220,021 15.67
12 Gholamreza Forouzesh ECP N/A Yes Yes Yes 245,520 15.35
13 Sedigheh Vasmaghi IIPF Yes N/A 210,303 14.98
14 Abbas Douzdouzani IIPF Yes N/A 200,521 14.28
15 Mohammad Gharazi ECP N/A Yes Yes Yes 192,211 13.69
Alternate Members
16 Davoud Soleymani IIPF Yes N/A 190,772 13.59
17 Mohammad-Hossein Haghighi IIPF Yes N/A 176,556 12.58
18 Amir Abedini N/A N/A 176,289 12.56
19 Mansour Razavi ECP N/A Yes Yes Yes 167,288 11.92
20 Yahya Ale Eshaq ICP N/A Yes Yes 165,217 11.77
21 Mohammad Kazem Seifian ICP N/A Yes Yes 152,106 10.83
Valid Votes 1,403,389
Total Votes 1,480,275

Shahla Habibi, Mohammad Khakpour, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Mohammad Nabi Habibi, Alinaghi Khamoushi, Mohammad Jahromi, Seyyed Mehdi Tabatabaei and Mahmoud Ahmadinejad were among notable candidates who lost the election.[1][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "بررسی آماری حضور چهره‌های شاخص سیاسی و گروه‌های حمايت‌کننده از آن‌ها در انتخابات شوراها". Hamshahri (in Persian) (1776). 25 February 1999.
  2. ^ a b Omid Karimi, "در ۳ دوره گذشته شورای شهر تهران هر نماینده چه تعداد و چند درصد رای آورد؟", Khabaronline (in Persian)
  3. ^ "Iran prepares for first-ever local elections", BBC, 10 February 1999, retrieved 10 March 2016