Experts say activity of young voters and “calm” voter turnout in the northwestern Federal district

A single day of voting in the Leningrad region

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TASS, September 10. Experts in the elections in the North-West Federal district, noted the active participation of young voters in the Novgorod region and “peaceful” appearance in the Leningrad region.

In a Single day of voting in the Novgorod area and Karelia and the Kaliningrad region pass elections of heads of regions of Leningrad region choose the Deputy of the state Duma. In addition, in the North-West Federal district held a series of elections at the municipal level.

Gubernatorial elections in Karelia and Novgorod region

The turnout in Karelia, where in Sunday’s first 15 years of presidential elections, at 15:00 GMT amounted to 16.99%, or 90 thousand 470 people. The highest turnout – in Kalevalsky district of the Republic of 23.96%, and lowest in mono Kostomuksha, 12,89%. As told to journalists in the Central election Commission (CEC) region, the voting goes, but not very active.