Elections in the Amur region declared valid

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in fotomontaje eagles. Archival photoElections in the Amur region declared valid© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

The electoral Commission of the Amur region on Wednesday signed final protocols for the early elections of the Governor of the Amur region and dopolnitelnym the election of the Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, Governor-elect recognized by the acting head of the region Vasily Orlov (EP), Deputy of the State Duma — the candidate from LDPR Andrey Kuzmin, told RIA Novosti Secretary of the election Commission of the Amur region Tatiana nyrkova.

«Governor-elect is recognized as Vasily Orlov with a score of 55.6% of the vote. The additional elections of the Deputy of the state Duma defeated Andrey Kuzmin with the result 31,64% of the vote. Signed an election Protocol and a summary table of results. One of the members of the Commission expressed a dissenting opinion, he stated that the turnout on 9 September was low, and proposed to amend the legislation so that the turnout once again accounted for an election, the elections themselves, he proposed to postpone the March,» said nyrkova RIA Novosti.

The interviewee of the Agency said that the regional election Commission has received no complaints during the counting of votes.

The turnout in the elections to the state Duma in the Amur region on 9 September amounted to 31,13%, early elections of the Governor — 31,25%.

The former head of the Amur region Alexander Kozlov became the head of a Ministry. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has appointed Orlova acting Governor of the Amur region on may 30.

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