The presidential election was held on June 9th 2021. Candidates were nominated by May 2. The four parties represented in parliament were eligible to nominate candidates, but only three did: MPP (U Khurelsukh), DP (S Erdene), and KhUN (D Enkhbat)
U Khurelsukh won election with 67.7% of the vote on 59.35% turnout.
How to follow discussions/developments?
Hashtags come and go on Mongolia and have not emerged as a strong tool to organized Twitter discussions. There will almost certainly be much action on Facebook (where I pay less attention). Some likely hashtags might be:
#Сонгууль2021 – tweets related to the Mongolian election
Our posts about the election can be found under https://blogs.ubc.ca/mongolia/category/politics/elections/presidential-2021/