Friday, July 1, 2022
BRTK director Meryem Özkurt 2 months imprisonment It was supported for violating the election ban.
Özkurt was brought to court and sentenced to two months in prison for violating the election ban on the broadcast of the opening ceremony of the Geçitköy Reservoir at the BRT while the election ban was in progress.
The Supreme Election Commission (YSK) has called for the October 2020 broadcast on Geçitköy and Maraş to be stopped because it is within the election ban. Ozkult did not stop broadcasting and did not follow YSK’s warning.
Ms. Ozkult, who attended the court on June 7, 2022 in front of Judge Ozankaya Mining at the Nicosia Criminal Court, accepted the indictment.
Judge Ozankaya stated that Meryem Özkurt acted against YSK’s decision and committed the crimes in the proceedings, emphasizing the importance of those in public office to comply with the law.
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