Campaign material for the candidate from the Communist party in the Republic of Khakassia will check on extremism

© Photo : Khakass branch Khalistan Konovalov. Archive photoCampaign material for the candidate from the Communist party in the Republic of Khakassia will check on extremism© Photo : Khakass branch of the Communist party

Printed propaganda material in favour of the representative of the Communist party Valentin Konovalov applying for the post of head of the Republic of Khakassia sent to law enforcement agencies to verify the content of extremism, said a CEC member Yevgeny Shevchenko during power-up at the Commission meeting.

«The election Commission of the Republic of Khakassia received a complaint on campaign material, which, in the opinion of the applicants, contain signs of illegal propaganda in favor of the candidate Konovalov. This material, judging by the output data, published with a circulation of 100 thousand copies and printed in one printers Krasnoyarsk region and is the newspaper «the Tula truth». Contains photos of individuals who are unable to participate in the campaign, there is no indication that the materials printed at the expense of the election Fund. The election Commission has sent the materials to law enforcement agencies on the subject of extremism», — Shevchenko.

He also reported that last night in different parts of the capital of Khakassia Abakan were hung stuffed with the names of the leaders of the Republic and administrative center of the region. Earlier election Commission of the subject reported that on Wednesday while preparing for the second round of elections of the head of Khakassia recorded four complaints.

Elections in the Republic of Khakassia was held in a single voting day on 9 September. The candidate from «United Russia» Zimin scored of 32.42% of the vote, losing to the candidate from the Communist party Valentin Konovalov from 44,81%. In the gubernatorial elections in Russia used a majoritarian electoral system where the winning candidate must receive at least 50% plus one vote. A second round of voting is scheduled on 23 September.Campaign material for the candidate from the Communist party in the Republic of Khakassia will check on extremism© Infografika of heads of regions of Russia

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