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83 year-old woman to run for Arad City Council

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An 83 year old woman from Arad (West) is the oldest candidate to enter the municipal elections, local press informs today (Thurs).

Former librarian Maria Kontras wants to win a councillor seat at Arad City Council in order to build houses for old persons and social canteens.

The retired woman is running on the lists of the Democratic Forum of the Germans in Romania and runs for both the City Council and for the County Council.

The leader of German’s Forum in Arad Michael Szellner said the candidacy of Mrs Kontras in not a joke because she is ‘one of the most active persons he ever met'.




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