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06.12.2021 | Regarding the elections of local self-government bodies, held in Gegharkunik region, there are 17 messages on electoral crimes. By 13 cases materials are prepared

The RA Prosecutor General's Office studied the process of obtaining data on criminal violations in connection with the elections of local self-government bodies held in the communities of Gavar, Martuni, Vardenis and Sevan of Gegrakunik region on 05.12.2021.

 

At the same time, during the elections in the indicated 4 communities of the region, by the end of the voting time, in total 17 messages were received regarding cases of such crimes, from which 3 were related to the election campaign, and 14 with the voting. From these, 2 are media publications, 12 are messages submitted by individuals, and 2 are records made on social networks, and 3 are operational data obtained by police officers.

 

From received messages and calls:

 

2 - regarding giving, mediation or receiving an electoral bribe in different localities of Gavar and Vardenis,
1 - regarding obstruction of the exercise of electoral rights in the community of Vardenis,
7- regarding the attempted double voting at different polling stations in Sevan, Gavar, Martuni,
1 - regarding pre-election plaque injury in Martuni community,
2- other nature.

 

Out of 17 messages 2 regarding electoral violations the RA regional police divisions initiated the necessary verification actions, which care still in process.

 

Other messages regarding  the other 15 cases by the order of the Prosecutor’s Office of the region were forwarded to the bodies of preliminary investigation for the preparation of material under Article 180-181 of the RA CPC.

 

On the basis of the other materials the process of preparation of materials is still in process.