The CEC showed a digital polling station and even voted

PHOTO : / Igor Medvedev



The Central election Commission of Russia has appointed elections of deputies of the state Duma in single-mandate constituencies on a single day of voting on 8 September, reports “WORLD 24”. Voting will take place in Novgorod, Sverdlovsk and Orel regions, as well as in the Khabarovsk territory.

Also the CEC for the first time showed a digital polling station and even held a test vote which was attended by experts and politicians. A “smart instrument” was invented by rostec. The vote on the digital polling stations will be held in Moscow.

“Digital selective site allows you to vote at elections in your area, even if you are not now. In this case we are talking about Moscow. In the single voting day on 8 September, the inhabitants of 20 regions of Russia, where there will be elections – elections to the state Duma and elections of heads of regions to vote in Moscow at one of the 30 areas”, – said the Deputy Chairman of the CEC of Russia Nikolay Bulaev.

In the future it is planned to create five thousand digital polling stations in all regions of Russia.