The Mayor of the capital of Tatarstan announced the preliminary results of voting.
The election of Tatarstan President and Kazan Сity Duma deputies ended yesterday. The Mayor of Kazan Ilsur Metshin at today’s Business Monday meeting presented the preliminary results of voting. He reminded that 459 voting stations were operating in the city. On September 11 and 12, mobile polling stations were organized in the districts of the city for the convenience of residents.
According to the Central Election Commission, no serious violations were registered during the voting. Observers from all parties and independent candidates worked at the polling stations.
According to preliminary results, the voter turnout in Kazan was 62.9%, and in the republic – 78%. The current Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov in Kazan reached 72.6%. In the elections of deputies of the Kazan City Duma, the turnout was 62%. As a result, the United Russia party reached 68.63%, the Communist party – 13.3%, a Fair Russia – 9.9%, the LDPR – 3.5%, Communists of Russia – 3%.In the single-mandate districts of the Kazan City Duma, candidates nominated by United Russia received the largest number of votes – they received 16 mandates, the Mayor said. Five self-nominated candidates, one each from the Party of Growth, LDPR, Communists of Russia, and Fair Russia also won.