Minakov has filed documents for registration as a candidate in governors of the Voronezh

© Fotolia / SvetlayaВоронеж, Russia. Archival photoMinakov has filed documents for registration as a candidate in governors of the Voronezh© Fotolia / Svetlaya

The candidate in governors of the Voronezh region from the party «Rodina» Arkady Minakov submitted to the regional electoral Commission the documents for registration on elections of the head of the region, told RIA Novosti chief consultant of the electoral Commission Anastasia Serjantova.

Elections will be held in a single voting day on 9 September. The Voronezh region Governor is elected for five years and cannot hold office more than two consecutive terms. The night before the electoral Commission the documents for registration to the election filed by the acting head of the region Alexander Gusev, on Tuesday, the representative of the Communist party Nikolay Voronin.

«Arkady Minakov by the regional branch of the party «Rodina», presented documents, necessary for registration as a candidate for the office of Governor of the Voronezh region», — said the Agency interlocutor.

The period of submission to the Commission of documents for registration ends at 18.00 GMT on 25 July. Minakov was the third candidate who applied.

«United Russia» decided to nominate its candidate for Governor of the acting head of the region Alexander Gusev. LDPR has nominated the head of the regional branch of the party Oleg Burtsev, the Communist party regional Deputy Nikolay Voronin. «Homeland» was nominated Director of the library of the local University Arkady Minakov, «Fair Russia» — chief editor of the newspaper «Rossosh» Vitaly Klimov. «Cossack party» put forward their candidate’s lawyer Yuriy Slepchenko, «Party of growth» is a businessman Igor Perevezentseva, the party «Yabloko» — businessman Sergey, Mushtenko.

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