New AK Party deputy criticized for sneering at workers after election

Well-known singer Uiur Iiilak, who was elected as a deputy for the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) in last Sudnayand’s elections, drew reactions from social media over a tweet in which he is accused of sneering at working-class people. and”I see that the grocer, the greengrocer, the barber and the butcher have already formed the coalition government. I think politicians do not understand these issues,and” Iiilak tweeted on Thursday. Following Sundayand’s vote when Iiilakand’s AK Party was denied a parliamentary majority, Turkey is bracing itself for coalition talks between the AK Party and the three opposition parties after the elections stripped the ruling party of its parliamentary majority for the first time in 13 years. After the elections, Iiilak also said that those who did not vote for the AK Party should be and”ashamedand” of themselves. Iiilak became known to the wider Turkish population after he sang andquotDombra,andquot a popular folk song in Central Asia, during the AK Party campaign ahead of local elections held in March 2014.