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 Midterm election of Verkhovna Rada deputies to take place in four precincts on July 17

The Central Election Commission has scheduled mid-term election of Verkhovna Rada deputies in the precincts No. 27 (Dnipropetrovsk), No. 85 (Ivano-Frankivsk region), No. 151 (Poltava region), and No. 206 (Chernihiv) on Sunday, July 17.

The decision was taken at a CEC meeting on Tuesday, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny.

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The precinct No. 27 will see a midterm vote due to Borys Filatov's resignation as people's deputy after becoming mayor of Dnipropetrovsk on October 25, 2015, whereas the precinct No. 206 - due to its people's deputy Vladyslav Atroshenko becoming mayor of Chernihiv.

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The precincts No. 85 and No. 151 will vote because their MPs Ihor Nasalyk and Taras Kutovyi were appointed on April 14 ministers of energy and agricultural policy respectively.
 
 
 
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