Udaltsov detained in Moscow, will remain in the police until Monday

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codecoverage in photomontaging of the Left front Sergei Udaltsov after a press conference in MoscowUdaltsov detained in Moscow, will remain in the police until Monday© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codiscovered the image Bank

The coordinator of the movement «Left front» Sergei Udaltsov were detained on Saturday in the course of uncoordinated action on Strastnoy Boulevard in Moscow; he will remain in the police until Monday, says the account is stated in the micro-blogging network Twitter.

«Issued under article 20.2 of the administrative code, the materials will be transferred to the court. Sergei Udaltsov, the Protocol does not agree, will challenge the detention in court… Udaltsov leave before the court (until Monday) in the Department of Tver», — stated in the message.

Article 20.2 of the administrative code envisages punishment for «violating the established order of organizing or holding meetings.»

A review of the law enforcement agencies RIA Novosti does not have.