Zyuganov will take part in a stock the first of may

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in fotobasketball of the Central Committee of the Communist party Gennady Zyuganov. Archival photoZyuganov will take part in a stock the first of may© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

The Communist party of the Russian Federation (CPRF) will hold rallies and demonstrations throughout Russia on 1 may, the events will be attended by the party leader Gennady Zyuganov told RIA Novosti the first Deputy Chairman of state Duma Committee on international Affairs, Deputy Chairman of the KPRF Central Committee Dmitri Novikov.

Earlier media reported that the leader of the left is in intensive care in a Moscow hospital after a complicated surgery. The head a press-services of Communist party Alexander Yushchenko denied to RIA Novosti the message. Zyuganov himself, comment on reports of illness, said the Agency: «it’s all chatter, all right.»

«First of may we traditionally widely celebrated. We hold rallies, demonstrations across the country. Moscow to host both. We will conduct a demonstration that will culminate in a rally in honor of international workers ‘ Day, for us, is just such an occasion. The day before the whole fight for the interests of working people,» — said Novikov.

According to him, the celebration of may day is traditionally attended by Communist party leader Gennady Zyuganov, the leaders of the Communist party faction in the State Duma, representatives of the Deputy corps, heads of various public associations.

As reported by the press service of the party, Moscow Central and Moscow city committees of the Communist party will hold a March and rally, timed to coincide with may day, together with the movement in support of the army, the Union of Soviet officers, national women’s movement «Hope of Russia», Union of Communist youth and other left-wing parties.

According to the press service of the Communist party in Moscow, the procession will start on Kaluzhskaya square building columns on Bolshaya Yakimanka street to 1st Spaso-Nalukolongo lane. The meeting will be held at the Bolshoi Theater.

«We hope that all activities to be undertaken on this day will be quite massively. In Moscow, we always look forward to several thousand participants at least,» added Novikov.

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