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The head of Tatarstan and the Perm region voted on the amendments

President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov and acting Governor of Perm region, Dmitry Makhonin, on Thursday took part in the voting on the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation.

A nationwide vote on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation will be held on 1 July, but polling stations opened for voting on 25th of June and will run for seven days.

"Rustam Minnikhanov traditionally vote on the site in the building of the Kazan national research technical University named after A. N. Tupolev - KAI. The President asked how the work is organized taking into account requirements of the CPS. He reported regular disinfection of the premises, maintaining the distance and masono-glove mode. He drew attention to the importance of fulfillment of all precautions. Rustam Minnikhanov received a ballot and vote," - told reporters the head of the press service of the President of the Republic Lilia Galimov.

Earlier Minnikhanov noted that Tatarstan with the support of the Federal center and Vladimir Putin personally implemented large-scale programs, today the Republic is the region leader in many respects. And amendments to the Constitution, he said, is the consolidation of achievements. In addition, in the context of pandemic coronavirus has acquired great importance to the amendments in part provide affordable and quality health care, social protection of citizens, said the head of the Republic.

As reported by RIA Novosti press-service of administration of the Perm region, Makhonin, visited electoral poll located in the Perm school №7, which specializiruetsya on the study of foreign languages.

"Exercised his constitutional right of a citizen of the Russian Federation, voted for the amendment. Well remember the story of the adoption of the Constitution, as he graduated University majoring in "jurisprudence". We had separate subject - Constitutional law, and I'm curious from a professional point of view, to exercise this right. The voting process is fascinating, so I decided to vote at the polling station, and not to use other formats" - shared Makhonin with reporters after the vote.