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VSis twice as many as in 2022. Four days earlier than the vote, the bar of two million proxies to vote within the early legislative elections of June 30 and July 7 was crossed this Wednesday, June 26 within the night, indicated the Ministry of the Interior. Place Beauvau has counted exactly 2,124,918 proxies since June 10.

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“This is twice as much as in 2022. Three quarters of proxies are made online,” specifies the spokesperson for the Ministry of the Interior on her X account. “If you want to make yours, don’t delay », she continues, as a result of if there isn’t any deadline for the institution of voting proxies, it’s advisable to hold out the method as quickly as potential in order that it’s taken into consideration by the municipality involved.

According to Agence France-Presse (AFP), 5.1 instances extra proxies have been counted in comparison with the identical dates through the 2022 legislative elections.

410,000 on-line votes

This milestone of two million proxies might give a clue to the mobilization to come back from this Sunday, June 30, the place participation may very well be considerably elevated. The numerous polling institutes notably report a participation fee larger than 60% for the 2 rounds of the elections, which was solely 47.8% through the earlier ones in 2022.

Many French individuals dwelling overseas, whose votes have closed since noon on Thursday, additionally voted on-line. As quickly because the portal opened, the location was rapidly taken over, inflicting difficulties in accessing it. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, greater than 410,000 French nationals voted electronically, in comparison with 250,000 in 2022.

READ ALSO Where, how and when to make a proxy for the legislative elections? During the final legislative elections, this voting methodology was essentially the most utilized by French individuals dwelling overseas, utilized by 17.32% of these registered within the first spherical within the eleven constituencies involved, out of an general participation fee of twenty-two.51%.