The turnout in the elections of the Governor of Altai by noon remains lower than in 2014

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The turnout in the early elections of the Governor of the Altai territory remain lower than in 2014, by noon (8.00 am GMT) the site came 18,48% of voters, below all activity in towns of the region, told RIA Novosti in the electoral Commission.

«At 12 o’clock has voted 353 of 847 thousand people, the turnout in areas constituted 18,48% of the traditionally better and more actively vote to the rural areas of Altai, Barnaul traditionally vote later», — said the electoral Commission.

According to the electoral Commission of the Altai region in 2014 to 12.00 in the region voted for 31.6% of the electorate, in absolute terms, this 572669.

President Vladimir Putin may 30, 2018 has signed the decree about dismissal of the head of the Altai territory Alexander Karlin, acting Governor was appointed, a native of Krasnoyarsk Krai, 47-year-old Victor Tomenko. In Sunday’s early elections of the head region.

For Governor expect four people: Andrei Krylov, an entrepreneur, nominated by the «Party of growth», the head of the LDPR faction in the regional legislative Assembly (AKZS) Vladimir Semenov, Deputy Chairman of the economic Committee AKZS Lyudmila Suslov nominated from the party «Fair Russia», and acting Governor of the Altai territory Viktor Tomenko, put forward from party «United Russia».

In the Altai territory are working 1797 polling stations, only in the region of 1.8 million voters.

According to the Chairman of the electoral Commission of the Altai Krai Irina Akimova, almost 14 thousand inhabitants of the Altai Krai wrote a statement about the elections of the Governor September 9, not on registration, and location, taking advantage of «Mobile voters».

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