The media learned of a possible vote on the Constitution on the street in a pandemic coronavirus

To vote on the amendments to the Constitution during coronavirus can be used grounds in the open air. It is reported by RBC with reference to the recommendations approved by the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova and agreed by the head of the Central election Commission (CEC) Ella Pamfilova.

the outdoor Area can include several porches, canopies or awnings.

“Near each site for voting should be a sanitary room with a water supply, a soap-equipped facilities and disposable towels or dryers, to enable hand-washing with Commission members and participants of the vote,” the document States.

it is Recommended to provide temperature control of the citizens; separate entrance to the territory to the place of voting and exit from it; signs of movement, which should not go while in the previous lines of the other person.

“the Booths for secret voting shall be used without the front curtain. <...> In front of the passage to the polling place must be equipped with an item applying antiseptic to disinfect hands of the voters and issuing disposable masks and gloves,” — said in the document.

According to the newspaper, the vote may last a few days in order to prevent cases of a mass congestion of citizens.

Also indicated that the Russians may be asked to come with their pens and wearing masks.

text that will be able to vote and affected by coronaviruses. The electoral Commission shall be requested to obtain details of people who are quarantined. They should be noted in the lists, then they will be sent in a special place for voting. Members of election commissions in the hazmat suits will visit patients with confirmed coronavirus.

Earlier, the CEC Chairman, Ella Pamfilova said that remote voting on amendments to the Constitution possible in the nescolca regions, but not across the country.

“as for a nationwide vote on the issue of approval of amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, remote voting across the country would not apply. We can talk until more than three-four regions, while only based on previously applied the “Moscow” technology,” she said.

According to Pamfilova, the initiative for remote voting should be the region.

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on postponement of the nationwide vote on the issue of approval of amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation from April 22, for an indefinite date. New date for this event is “determined by a separate decree of the President of the Russian Federation”. On the national ballot submitted one question: “do You approve the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation?”.

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