Hungarian citizen brought almost 1,000 people across border to have them vote for same candidate

18:54, 11 April 2018

Hundreds of residents of Zakarpattia region (westernmost Ukraine) were involved in a poll-cruising case. They were brought to the neighboring Hungary to vote for the same candidate at the parliamentary election.

According to a local TV channel, the Ukrainian citizens crossed the border via Tiszabecs checkpoint. The reporters stress that all of them voted for Tilki Attila, the candidate from Fides party.

The journalists managed to speak to the man who organized the entire mechanism of the poll-cruising case. With the aid of local residents, the man brought almost 1,000 people to the polling stations.