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In Kurgan two men attacked members of the precinct election Commission

Two men in Kurgan on Saturday, tried to take the package with means of individual protection of members of the precinct election Commission, the suspects were detained, said the Deputy Chairman of regional election Committee Elena Druzhinina.

"Two young women conducted the voting outside the premises in Barrow. Were dressed in the prescribed form, they had personal protective equipment, chest - badges. The vote has already taken place. On the way back they were attacked by two young men in an alcohol intoxication, tried to take the package with means of individual protection", - the press service quoted the words of the electoral Commission Druzhinina.

The girls came to the aid of the observer, 19-year-old student of Kurgan state University, the report States. The young man helped beat back the attackers, he defended members of the precinct election Commission, says the press service. According to the election Committee, according to law enforcement bodies, the attackers detained, now they performed the test.

In a press-service UMVD of Russia across the Kurgan region, RIA Novosti was unable to comment on the incident.

Voting on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation began across the country on June 25, it will last until 1 July.