The interior Ministry found irregularities in the verification of signatures from candidates of the head of Primorye

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The experts of the Ministry of internal Affairs for the Primorsky Krai in the course of signature verification, which has provided forward the candidates on elections of the Governor of Primorye, found almost 2.7 thousands of violations, said at a briefing in Vladivostok, acting chief of the forensic Center of Ministry of internal Affairs in the Primorsky territory Yuri Buchalka.

«The task of the experts was validation of records, signatures in the signature lists… Was sent to seven experts-handwriting Experts… checked 17064 signature on the five candidates. Identified 2674 violations… Ishchenko: 7999 checked signatures identified 2278 violations Kovalenko: 614 checked signatures identified 164 violations Kozhemyako: 8010 checked signatures identified 148 violations, Mitvol: tested 145 signatures identified 37 violations, Mikhalchenkov: 296 checked, found 47 violations», — said Buchalka.

According to him, the results of the conducted research was made up of expert opinions, which are forwarded to the election Committee of Primorye.

«The information we received from the forensic center, the electoral Commission were analyzed, we were obliged. In the case when the signature is invalid, the corresponding signature of the candidate, we are not counted,» — said journalists the Deputy Chairman of the electoral Commission of the region of Roman Hunters.

The Primorye electoral Commission has registered candidates in governors of Igor Stepanenko («Patriots of Russia»), the independent candidate, acting Governor of Primorsky Krai Oleg Kozhemyako, Rose Chemerys from the party «For women of Russia» Alexey Timchenko from the Party of growth and state Duma Deputy Andrei Andreychenko of liberal democratic party. The rest of the nominees denied registration.

Earlier, the election Committee of Primorye, on the recommendation of the CEC invalidated the results of the September elections of the head region. New elections will be held on December 16.