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Early elections of the President of the Russian Federation in Dhaka

On March 17 2018 early presidential elections for the Russian citizens residing in Dhaka were held at the polling station No. 8036, opened at the Russian Embassy in Bangladesh. The voting took place with the broad participation of compatriots and Russian abroad representations’ employees, who demonstrated a high election turnout.

In addition, in order to maximize the outreach of the Russian voters, early voting was organized on March 11 at the construction site of the Rooppur nuclear power plant and on March 13 in Chittagong. In such a way, the Russian citizens permanently residing in Bangladesh, travelling on a business trip or arriving as tourists had the opportunity to exercise their constitutional right to vote in the elections of the President of the Russian Federation.