Vladimir Puchkov was included in the list of candidates for senators from the acting head of Primorye

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Trailblazer Beams. Archival photoVladimir Puchkov was included in the list of candidates for senators from the acting head of Primorye© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Trefilov

The former head of the EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov has entered the list of candidates to the members of the Federation Council, which provided the electoral Commission acting Governor of Primorye Andrey Tarasenko applying for the post of head of the region, told RIA Novosti the representative of the electoral headquarters of Tarasenko.

Earlier, the acting Governor filed the documents for registration to the electoral Commission.

«The list of candidates (Senate amended) entered Vladimir Puchkov, Alexander Konev – senior inspector of the group (inspectors) control command joint strategic command of the Eastern military district and Director General of OOO «Verossa» Dmitry peniaz,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

Now the Executive body of state power of the Primorsky territory in the Federation Council Svetlana Goryacheva. She is the first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on rules and organization of parliamentary activity. Goryachev became a Senator in September 2014, term ends September 2018.

Earlier Tarasenko reported that the candidate for the post of Senator in the event of his victory will be Vladimir Puchkov. The former head of the Ministry of emergency situations informed became the head of the election headquarters of the acting Governor of Primorye.

Early elections of the Governor of Primorsky Krai will be held in a single voting day on 9 September. For the post of head of the region also expect the Deputy of legislative Assembly of Primorye Andrey Ischenko from the Communist party, nominated by the liberal democratic party state Duma Deputy Andrei Andreychenko and the regional Deputy Julia Tolmacheva (Russian party of pensioners for social justice).