Elections in quarantine, the interior Ministry named two out of the situation

Postpone the election would be unconstitutional, said Anton Gerashchenko

Despite the fact that because of the threat of a pandemic coronavirus
in Ukraine cancelled events, to postpone local elections scheduled for autumn, it is impossible.

This was the Deputy head of the interior Ministry Anton Gerashchenko said in an interview with “Today”
for a project SmartTalk.

“Let us return to the question of who commands the quarantine? The Ministry of health. They analyze the world experience, the statistics of morbidity. If at the same time will be rooting 10-15 thousand people all over Ukraine, I don’t see the problem. We can provide that at the election the citizens came in masks, were given disposable gloves,” said the official

In his opinion, the time to prepare is.

“To postpone local elections is unconstitutional and wrong. And it is impossible in this case to hide behind the quarantine. In Poland, for example, amended the law and introduced an electronic voting system so that people using the computer to receive a unique code. Since the system is “Da” allows you to accurately identify the person, then the next step can be, including electronic voting. Please let us use electronic technology. In Estonia already 10 years this system has,” reminded the woman.

To clarify journalists, whether of the MIA in this direction, the Deputy Minister said:

“This is a matter for the Ministry of digital transformation”.

We will remind, before Gerashchenko explained that the main task of the video fixation SDA

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