13 March 2011, Sunday, 9:36

March 13 is the common voting day in Russia

author: Marina Shumilova

The 13th of March is the common voting day in Russia and 3208 election campaigns and local referendums will be held all over the country this day. Thus, the elections of the legislative bodies will take place in 12 Russian regions – in Republic of Adygei, Dagestan, Komi, Khanty-Mansiysky and Chukot autonomous districts, in Nizhniy Novgorod, Kaliningrad, Kirov, Tver, Kursk, Orenburg and Tambov regions. The representative bodies of the administrative centers will be elected in 10 regions – Karelia, Komi, Khanty-Mansiysky autonomous district and in Perm, Stavropol, Kemerovo, Saratov, Kaliningrad, Orel and Vladimir regions. The elections of the local self-government representative bodies and of the heads of local municipalities are held in 70 Russian regions.

The additional elections of the deputies of the State Council-Kurultay-RB of the fourth convocation in two one-mandate districts, the additional elections of the deputies in 13 municipalities and in the town of Meleuz and the regular elections of the deputies of urban and rural settlements in 53 municipalities are held in Bashkortostan today. The lists of voters consist of more than one million 200 thousand people and more than 7 thousand deputy mandates will be replaced after the elections.

themes: elections