Readiness of polling stations for elections was checked in Samara region

09 September 2017

On September 7, Head of the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Samara Region Vadim Strelkov held a working meeting with Head of the Administration of Kuibyshevsky Intra-urban District of Samara Alexander Morgun.

During the observance monitoring of citizens' electoral rights on the territory of the Samara region on the eve of the elections on September 10, Vadim Strelkov visited the territorial election commission of Kuibyshevsky district in Samara, as well as polling stations No. 2813 and 2814.

The poll No. 2813, located in school No. 57, that had opened in 2016, fully meets all the established requirements and recommendations on accessibility for low-mobility groups of the population. The entrance to the polling station is equipped with a convenient wheelchair ramp, you can enter the voting room without any barriers.

The poll No. 2814, located on the ground floor of the muli-apartment block, was provided by the residential complex developer "Volgar". The only remark that can be put forward to this poll is the absence of a wheelchair ramp. Representatives of the Administration of Kuybyshevsky inner city district of Samara city district reported that the necessary measures will be taken until the day of the voting.

Adapted from the materials of the press service of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Samara Region

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