For voting on the Constitution will be open for a week

A nationwide vote on the Constitution will begin during the week before 1 July, reported RIA Novosti, the co-chair of the working group on amendments to the basic law Andrei Klishas.

"Voting on 1 July. Polling stations open a week before that date," he said.

The Senator stressed that the vote will be held in compliance with the principles of transparency, accessibility and convenience for citizens with the observance of sanitary measures.

"Awareness of citizens about the content of the amendments to, and support," said Klishas.

A nationwide vote on amendments to the Constitution was scheduled for 22 April, but then postponed due to the difficult epidemiological situation in the country. On Monday, Russian President Vladimir Putin at the meeting announced that the vote will take place on 1 July.