On elections in the Khabarovsk region by 18:00 voted almost 43% of the electorate

© Photo : press service of the Governor of Khabarovsk krakonosova at a polling station in Khabarovsk during the elections of the Governor. September 23, 2018On elections in the Khabarovsk region by 18:00 voted almost 43% of the electorate© Photo : press service of the Governor of Khabarovsk Krai

Almost 43% of voters in Khabarovsk Krai to 18.00 (11.00 GMT) voted in the second round of elections of the head of the region stated in the regional electoral Commission.

«Two hours before the polls closed made my choice of 42.79% of the vote. It 421,8 thousand people», — stated in the message.

This is 11% more than in the first round of voting.

On the ballot are two candidates – the current head of the region Vyacheslav Shport from the party «United Russia» and the Deputy of the state Duma Sergei Furgal from the liberal democratic party.

The election for Governor in 2013 Shport and Furgal also were rivals.

In the first round to 18.00 participation in the vote was attended 31,85%, at the election of the province in 2013 of 29.68% of the electorate.

According to krajizbirkoma, just in the Khabarovsk region of about 979 thousand voters, 785 polling stations.

Possible violations

Earlier, the staffs of both candidates submitted to the electoral Commission complaints of violations during the voting. Team Furgala filed 10 complaints, and the headquarters Shport — 14.

In addition, the electoral Commission of the territory said on complaints of illegal campaigning in favor of Furgala in the «day of silence». At the meeting of the working group of the regional election Commission on Sunday morning acknowledged the campaign materials, it was recommended to make Furgala a warning or to initiate an administrative case. Part of the appeals was sent to the police.On elections in the Khabarovsk region by 18:00 voted almost 43% of the electorate© Infografika of heads of regions of Russia

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