The candidate of the Communist party in the elections of the Governor of Primorye declared a hunger strike

© RIA Novosti / Hope Eurovalue the candidate in governors from the Communist party Andrei IshchenkoThe candidate of the Communist party in the elections of the Governor of Primorye declared a hunger strike© RIA Novosti / Nadezhda Egorova

The candidate from the Communist party for the post of head of Primorye Andrey Ishchenko has expressed dissatisfaction with the results of the voting in Vladivostok, Nakhodka, Ussuriisk and Artyom and announced an indefinite hunger strike.

Earlier, during the counting of votes was leading Ishchenko, the gap between him and the acting Governor of the region Andrey Tarasenko was up to 8%. On Monday morning, acting Governor of Primorye Andrey Tarasenko counting 99.03% of the ballots in the second round of elections of the head of the region ahead of his opponent by 0.5% and gained 49,02%, was reported on the CEC website.

«I’m here 07.40 (0.40 MSK) announced an indefinite hunger strike, inviting all supporters and friends to come,» — said Ishchenko on his page in Facebook.

The candidate has told RIA Novosti that we are preparing complaints, associated with election results.

In the regional election Commission RIA Novosti reported that complaints against the election results in these cities have been received from supporters Ishchenko, check them. Complaints noted on the Internet. While the electoral Commission says, whether there were complaints from the Ishchenko.The candidate of the Communist party in the elections of the Governor of Primorye declared a hunger strike© Infografika of heads of regions of Russia

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