In Saratov have not agreed on the Bulk action without receiving a formal request

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codecoverage in fotobelka Bulk. Archival photoIn Saratov have not agreed on the Bulk action without receiving a formal request© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codiscovered the image Bank

Administration of Saratov has not received a formal request for action with the participation of Alexei Navalny, in this regard, the event was not coordinated, said on Wednesday the press service of the city hall.

«Received by the city administration telegram from a physical person, presumably an employee of the Fund of struggle against corruption, with the intention of Alexei Navalny to hold a rally in the framework of the meeting with Saratov is not the basis for conducting this public event,» wrote the press-service of administration of Saratov, in his Telegram channel.

In turn, the head of a staff of Navalny Leonid Volkov argues that under the law to meet policy with his colleagues was not necessary, so local authorities were so notified.

In the mayor’s office also noted that the telegram was discussed about the campaign on 1 December at the square of heroes of Krasnodon. «Formalized notification in accordance with the requirements of the Federal law № 54-FZ «On assemblies, rallies, demonstrations, processions and picketing» from the organizers of the meeting in a city administration have been reported in connection with this promotion is agreed», — said the press service.

The report States that the in a telegram to the venue of the event was previously scheduled public events in the framework of observances dedicated to the Day of the unknown soldier.

Public chamber member, lawyer Ilya Craft previously published data on the number of allowed Navalny rallies, showing that in the period from September 15 most of the actions in 47 cities of Russia were agreed, but was not held because of the absence of the organizers: according to the counting of a lawyer, 177 agreed shares have 13 failures. Craft sent requests to administrations of the cities, where they had held meetings, and examined data from open sources, as a result making a list of the regions in which Bulk freely agreed actions.