More than 130 deputies of the state Duma from the EP have applied to participate in the primaries

More than 130 deputies of the state Duma from the EP have applied to participate in the primaries


The primaries of “United Russia” will be held across the country on 22 may, applications for participation will be accepted until April 15.

MOSCOW, 23 Mar. More than 130 deputies of the state Duma from “United Russia” has submitted documents for participation in party primaries (the primaries), said the Secretary of the General Council EP Sergei Neverov.

“Now 133 Deputy of the state Duma applied (to participate in the preliminary vote),” said Neverov to journalists.

According to him, many of the chairmen of the committees have already submitted the documents.

“I think the rest of the deputies will be served next week,” he said.

Neverov added that he has already filed an application to participate in the debate before the primaries in the Smolensk region.

Early voting (primaries) ER will be held across the country on 22 may, applications for participation will be accepted until April 15.

Duma elections will be held in September.