Acting Kirov region Governor Igor Vasiliev (“United Russia”) became the winner in the early elections of the head region. On Monday, September 11, reports “Interfax” with reference to press Secretary of the regional election Committee the Novel Kozmina.
After processing of 97 percent of the ballots Vasiliev gaining more than 64 percent of the vote, said the Agency interlocutor.
For the head of the Communist party faction in the regional Parliament Sergey Mamayev voted 19.18 percent of voters, the candidate from LDPR, the Deputy of the state Duma Kirill Cherkasov received 9.84% of the votes, the commander of the headquarters of the public organization “Student construction teams of the Kirov region” Nikolai Barsukov (“Communists of Russia”) — 4.28 percent.
According to preliminary data, voter turnout in the gubernatorial elections in the region amounted to 30.77 percent.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Vasiliev, acting Kirov Governor in July last year. Then the head of state to abandon the post of Governor in connection with loss of trust Nikita Belykh, who headed the Kirov region in 2009. In June 2016 he was caught red-handed when receiving a bribe. Now the criminal case against him considering the Presnensky court of Moscow.