Russian prosecutors to control timely consideration of vote violations complaints
MOSCOW, July 1 (RAPSI) – Russia’s Prosecutor General Igor Krasnov has ordered regional, city, district and military prosecutors to ensure timely consideration of complaints against law violations during the All-Russian voting on the Constitution amendments, the press service of the Prosecutor General’s Office reports.
Prosecutors are also ordered to control free and voluntary participation of citizens in the voting and prevent illegal interference in it, the statement reads.
On June 25, the All-Russian voting on amendments to Constitution started in the country and abroad. The main voting day, according to the presidential decree, is July 1; however, citizens may also vote from June 25 to 30. Residents of Moscow and Niznny Novgorod have an opportunity to vote online.