Photo: Elena Afonina / TASS
Residents of Chechnya are less involved in the presidential election than in past elections of the President of Russia in 2012. This was reported by RIA Novosti in the national electoral Commission.
According to 15:00, in areas voted 471 365 voters of the total registered, the turnout was 66.55 percent. On election day in 2012 by this time she exceeded 76 percent of voters. The final turnout in Chechnya was of 99.61 percent and became the highest in Russia.
Only in Chechnya, a 475 polling stations. The most actively voting residents of mountainous Shatoi and sharoyskogo areas where the turnout has already exceeded 70 percent of the electorate.
Earlier it was reported that the turnout in the far East exceeded the previous campaign.
March 18 elections of the President of Russia. They are eight candidates: Sergei Baburin (party “Russian national Union”), Pavel Grudinin (nominated from the Communist party), Vladimir Zhirinovsky (LDPR), Vladimir Putin (self), Ksenia Sobchak (“Civil initiative”), Maxim suraykin (“Communists of Russia”), Boris Titov (Batch growth), Grigory Yavlinsky (Yabloko).
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