Alimehmeti withdraws from the DP primary runoff for Tirana
Ilir Alimehmeti has withdrawn from the PD primaries race for Tirana. In a conference for the media in the evening, the candidate from Tirana who came out in the runoff with Belind Këlliç announced his withdrawal from this race.
"From the beginning, I was convinced that the main role should be played by the membership that yesterday spoke in favor of Kelliç. No matter what, I would be by his side. This is the first sign, to know the vote and respect it. We will continue our work towards victory on May 14," Alimehmeti said.
Belind Kelliçi said that they will now hold the race together.
"I felt privileged and proud to have been in a competition with Dr. Ilir Alimehmet. From this moment we start the campaign together against Erion Veliaj", said Kelliçi at the press conference together with Alimehmet.
The PD primaries for Tirana led to a runoff between Alimehmet and Kelliçi.