24 Sep 2021 13:38

United Russia gets 324 seats in new State Duma, while 57 seats go to CPRF, 27 to A Just Russia, 21 to LDPR, and 13 to New People - CEC head

MOSCOW. Sept 24 (Interfax) - United Russia has won 324 out of the 450 seats in the new State Duma as a result of the elections held on September 17-19, Russian Central Elections Commission (CEC) Chairperson Ella Pamfilova said.

"United Russia gets 324 mandates, while 57 mandates go to the CPRF [Russian Communist Party], 27 to A Just Russia - For Truth, 21 to the LDPR [Liberal Democratic Party], and 13 to New People," Pamfilova said at a CEC meeting on Friday.

Rodina, Civic Platform, and the Party of Growth get one seat each, and five mandates go to independent candidates, she said.