On September 9, the day of elections, polling stations were opened at 8:00.
High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova casted her ballot at polling station No. 2704.
The federal ombudswoman has commended the organization of the voting process at the station. According to the High Commissioner, voting booths were properly equipped, there was information about the candidates in place, the Polling Station Commission (PEC) staff is tactful and correct.
Today volunteers are on duty to help people with limited mobility and elderly citizens to get upstairs o the booths. However, the High Commissioner proposed to consider the possibility of relocating the voting station to the first floor for the next elections.
During the day, Tatiana Moskalkova is visiting a number of polling stations and government buildings to monitor the legality of the electoral process.