Members of the EP elections in the Sverdlovsk region received almost 70% of the seats

© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise in fotosencibilization in a single day of voting at a polling station in Yekaterinburg. September 9, 2018Members of the EP elections in the Sverdlovsk region received almost 70% of the seats© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise the image Bank

. Almost 70 per cent of the seats after the elections in the Sverdlovsk region were members of «United Russia», said on Thursday the Department of information policy of the Governor of the region.

«Following a vote of 120 seats, almost 70% — 82 mandate — were members of «United Russia». The party improved its result in Ekaterinburg in comparison with the electoral cycle 2013 to more than 3%, gaining a total of 31.57% of votes», — stated in the message.

The Governor of Sverdlovsk region Evgeny Kuyvashev on Thursday at a government meeting, summing up the results of the elections, said that the Sverdlovsk region had done everything necessary to enable voters to a single voting day on 9 September was able to come to the polls and take part in the formation of management teams in municipalities.

«On Sunday — September 9 — in the region has ended up with a big election cycle, the formed vertical of power. In the Single voting day, elections of representative bodies of local self-government in 15 municipalities, three rural communities of the election of the heads. More than 320 thousand voters took part in voting» — are words in the message Kuyvasheva.

The Governor stressed that the elections in the Sverdlovsk region were in full compliance with the law, with good intensity of competition, with no serious violations that could affect the outcome of the vote.

Kuyvashev expressed his confidence that the high level of trust Urals to the course of Russian President Vladimir Putin will be a new stimulus for development of the region.

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