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In Primorye, more than 48% of the electorate voted for amendments

More than 48% of voters in Primorye, according to 10.00 am (03.00 GMT), took part in the voting on the amendments to the Constitution, the vote passes quietly, told reporters Deputy Chairman of the electoral Commission of the region of Roman Hunters.

On Wednesday in Russia came the last day of voting on amendments to the Constitution. In Primorye, only was 1 451 286 voters. The region has 46 1299 stationary and temporary polling stations, 211 seats for a vote organized military, industrial and fishing vessels assigned to the ports of Vladivostok and Nakhodka. It is assumed that in the sea for all time will vote almost 8.5 thousand of Primorye. Order at polling stations the following is about 5 thousand public observers.

"The total attendance for all days, including today (morning), - 48.64%, this 711 301 voters," said Hunter.

According to him, the leaders of the vote - Khorol's'kyi district, Kirovskiy district, Spassk - Dalny. Failures parcel no.

"While all is calm, appeals to the electoral Commission of Primorye has not yet been reported. Claims of order voting no meant," added Hunter.

The turnout in the Russian presidential election in 2018, in Primorye 10.00 p local time was made up 9.06%.

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.