A single day of voting — 2017: Sverdlovsk region

Experts predict a high turnout on election of the head of the Sverdlovsk region

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The direct election of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region will be held for the first time in 14 years. The involvement of said 11 people is the highest number among all regions of Russia, where in September elect the heads of regions. Sverdlovsk oblast — record holder and the number of registered candidates: municipal filter passed and were registered six people, including acting Governor Yevgeny Kuyvashev, who has headed the region since may 2012.

In addition to his presidential race involved the Deputy of the state Duma Igor Toroshin (LDPR), the Deputy Gordumy Ekaterinburg Dmitry Sergin (Russian party of pensioners for social justice), the Deputy of legislative Assembly of Sverdlovsk area Dmitry Ionin (“Fair Russia”), the managing Director of “Plus Bank” Alexey Parfenov (Communist party) and the Deputy Gordumy Ekaterinburg Konstantin Kiselev (“Green”).

Experts predict a high turnout on September 10th.