The three heads of the regions of Siberia and the far East had voted for amendments to the Constitution
The head of Transbaikalian edge Alexander Osipov, acting Governor of Irkutsk region Igor Kobzev, the head of the Altai Republic Oleg Khorokhordin took part in the voting on the amendments to the Constitution.
A nationwide vote is scheduled for July 1, however, the opportunity to vote for the Russians have with June 25.
As reported in the press service of Osipova, the head of Transbaikalia has voted in the capital region - Chita on plot No. 120 in the House of pioneers. The Governor came in a mask and gloves, observing all precautions. He noted the high organization of the voting process. In the room the cleanliness of the process was monitored by three observers.
"Amendments to the Constitution designed to protect the social gains of the people are designed to align the development of the territories... of All the amendments considered essential," - said Osipov told reporters.
He stressed that they are directed to the quality of life of the population improved, including the social sphere, health care and medicine.
The acting head of the Irkutsk region Kobzev voted in the capital of Angara region at a polling station in school No. 76, where he came together with his wife, reports the press service of the regional government. Kobzev also wore gloves and a mask.
"This is a very important event, our civic duty. The Constitution has not changed for 27 years, of course, these amendments are necessary today. This reflects a large package of social guarantees for the future generation," said Kobzev. He also noted that the vote within seven days will avoid large concentrations of people in places of voting.
The head of the Altai Republic Khorokhordin voted at the polling station No. 10, located in the building of the Gorno-Altaisk pedagogical College, the press service of the Republican government. At the entrance he took my temperature, he voted in the mask and gloves. Khorokhordin said that the area has the necessary PPE, and urged residents of the Republic to take part in the vote.
"I think the national vote is historically important, important to every citizen of our Republic and Russia. Personally convinced that taken unprecedented measures to maximize the safe vote", – quotes Khorokhordina the press service of the regional government.