°
Ashburn

The head of Chukotka and Yakutia voted for amendments to the Constitution

The Governor of Chukotka Roman Kopin, the head of Yakutia Aisen Nikolaev on Thursday took part in the voting on the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, authorities of regions.

A nationwide vote on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation will be held on 1 July, however, the opportunity to vote for the Russians have with June 25.

"The head of the region came to polling station No. 2 the city district of Anadyr at noon local time to Express their civic position... to the Kopin on the entrance handed a mask, gloves and disposable pen. He also handled hand-sanitizer, and a volunteer took my temperature," - said in the message of the government of Chukotka.

"It is very important that future generations know who won the Second world war that the family has a mom and dad that the Crimea and the Kuril Islands are our territory, and the seniors are always guaranteed the pensions," said Kopin, whose words are reported.

Today in Chukotka, has opened a 55 electoral commissions, five of them in Anadyr. In Yakutia, the voting started at more than 800 polling stations.

"The head of Yakutia Aisen Nikolayev, today, June 25, at polling station No. 779 202 district of the city of Yakutsk took part in early national vote on the approval of amendments to the Constitution of the country," according to the government of Yakutia.

Together with the head of the region in the early voting was attended by the mayor of Yakutsk Sardana avksenteva. Nikolaev, whose words are reported, expressed confidence that the voting on the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation in the Republic will be organized. "Yakutians always differed active citizenship, and, of course, they will Express their opinion on the amendments to the Constitution, which are very important for the further development of our country", - said Nikolayev.