In St. Petersburg, said the number of observers at the vote on the amendments

More than 15 thousand observers will work for voting on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation in St. Petersburg, said a member of the St. Petersburg election Commission Ekaterina Astafieva.

According to Astafiev, work on committees and to be observers at sites in redeveloped for the treatment of patients with coronavirus infection hospitals can only their employees with the appropriate clearance. Documentation will not be imposed, the protocols will give to the TEC via e-mail.

She recalled that in St. Petersburg made 3 846 221 Bulletin 695 thousand of them are designed to vote using COHIBA to be applied on 342 sites. 10 complexes will be in reserve . All permanent stations are equipped with computers with software that allows the district commissions to form the Protocol on voting results with the QR-code.

In St. Petersburg 1 899 precinct election commissions on "permanent" sites and 50 commissions in the areas in places of temporary stay of voters, including 44 of the election Commission in medical institutions, land in jail, at the airport, railway stations, polling stations for Russian citizens without a certain residence.

Well established 7 areas, at polar stations and 60 on ships at sea, where voting began on June 22.

In all areas the rooms organized for the isolation of citizens revealed a high temperature.

A nationwide vote on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation was scheduled for 22 April, but then postponed because of the epidemic of coronavirus in the country. Later, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on a new date for voting on 1 July. Because of the need to take into account the epidemiological situation and the security of the population, it was decided that the Russians will be able to vote all week from 25 June to 1 July.