The party “law and Justice” introduced in Parliament draft amendments to the Constitution of Poland, which would increase the presidential term from five to seven years. It is reported Polskie Radio.
The draft stipulates that the change in the timing spread and current President of Poland Andrzej Duda.
In addition, the document suggests that the election scheduled for may 10, invalid.
Under the bill, such changes are necessary in connection with the “unprecedented threats to the legal and social security of citizens of the Republic of Poland related to the threat COVID-19”.
Duda holds a post of the President of Poland on 6 August 2015.
According to data of the Ministry of health of Poland, in the country infected with coronavirus 7582 people, among them, 286 people died.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 2 million, including more than 517 thousand was cured, and 137 124 died.