CEC allowed an increase in the number of “mobile voters” in presidential elections

More than three million people will be able to vote in the presidential election in 2018 at the place of actual stay. This opinion was expressed by Deputy Chairman of the Central election Commission of Russia Nikolay Bulaev in the online-marathon “election Night”. His words leads TASS on Sunday, September 10.

“As for the notorious “mobile voter,” we got in the end, if I remember correctly, 226 thousand statements” — led Bulaev data this year.

According to him, this is a good indicator that “allowed active enough to test these programs in anticipation of the presidential campaign.” At the same time, he said, to the election in March 2018, you must eliminate all bugs. In particular, according to him, there are errors in the drafting of statements about voting not at the place of registration.

In the single voting day, September 10, elections are held almost in all Russian regions except Ingushetia, Magadan oblast and St. Petersburg. In 16 subjects choose governors, six members of the regional parliaments. Only Sunday is 5.8 thousand elections of different levels, the number of candidates exceeds 88 thousand.

In 16 regions will be direct elections of heads of subjects: in Buryatia, Mari El, Karelia, Mordovia, Udmurtia, Perm Krai, Belgorod, Kaliningrad, Kirov, Novgorod, Ryazan, Saratov, Sverdlovsk, Tomsk, Yaroslavl oblasts and Sevastopol.

The Russian presidential election will take place in spring 2018. By law, the elected President will hold office for six years. The current leader of the country Vladimir Putin has the right to run, but he has not announced such an intention.