Over 40 million Russians took part in Constitution amending vote - official
MOSCOW, June 29 (RAPSI) – Over 40 million Russian nationals have already taken part in the voting on amendments to the Constitution, according to Deputy Chair of the Central Election Commission Nikolay Bulayev.
The total voting turnout in the country is 37.2%, he said on Tuesday.
Moreover, 967,874 citizens took part in the online voting, Bulayev added.
On June 25, the All-Russian voting on amendments to Constitution started in the country and abroad. The main voting day, according to the presidential decree, is July 1; however, citizens may also vote from June 25 to 30. Residents of Moscow and Niznny Novgorod have an opportunity to vote online.