Vladimir Sandutsa. 236 polling stations opened at 7 am (8. 00 GMT) where for the first time carried out a single day of voting.
it is expected to spend just four Electoral campaigns - elections of people's deputies city councils of people's deputies of villages (towns), heads of rural administrations and deputies of the Supreme Council (Parliament) of PMR.
Voters in the towns will need to select 2 candidates in Parliament and local councils, and residents of the villages, it is expected to select the head of the village administration. On the day of voting each voter receives several ballots, distinguished For convenience by colors and sizes: yellow, green, red, A4 or A5.
The CEC TMR registered 138 candidates applying for the space of 43 deputies in Parliament. The main struggle for space is unfolding in Parliament between supporters of the President of the PMR Evgeny Shevchuk and supporters of the local business structure "the Sheriff" is the largest private organization in Transnistria.
by the CEC decision at the polls all day voting - from the opening to the completion of the counting of votes will be conducted a continuous surveillance. Right to make photo and video of procedure of counting of votes came to the polls (without violating the secrecy of the ballot and not hindering the work of election commissions) provided to the observers and authorized persons.
in Transnistria the elections are considered taken place if in voting participated 25% came to the polls at each site. Need to win a simple majority of votes.
Polling stations will close at 20. 00 (21. 00 MSK).
Transnistria, 60% of the inhabitants are Russians and Ukrainians, sought to secede from Moldova even before the destruction of the USSR, fearing that Moldova will join Romania. In 1992, after the failed attempt of the authorities of Moldova force to solve the problem, Transnistria was in fact not controlled by the Chisinau area.