Day of silence before elections in the Republic of Khakassia is almost broken, stated in the OP

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in fotosensibilitatii sites in Abakan. Archival photoDay of silence before elections in the Republic of Khakassia is almost broken, stated in the OP© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

The public chamber has recorded another disturbance in the day of silence in Khakassia, then it can be argued that the day of silence is almost broken, told RIA Novosti Deputy head of working group OP of the Russian Federation on monitoring of implementation of electoral rights of citizens Maxim Grigoriev.

«Today is the day of silence, and we almost see that he picked, then there is a massive campaign in favor of a single candidate», — said Grigoriev.

He said that he was personally present during the identification of a violation.

«To us, the hotline OP of the Republic of Khakassia have called people and said, what is the distribution of Newspapers on selkhozbank. We’re back with the Chairman of the Public chamber of the Republic of Khakassia went together and found that fact confirmed. We have a newspaper, a very large circulation published where advertising is in favor of the candidate Konovalov. Similarly, a number of other campaign materials were distributed today,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to Grigoriev, in the information center, which is made OP of Khakassia, local residents gave «a video where absolutely not embarrassed, the young people spread the agitation materials for the candidate Konovalova».

«We wrote together with the President OP the Republic of Khakassia the corresponding statement to the electoral Commission, had a newspaper, and the law enforcement agencies too», — said the member of the public chamber.

The second round of elections of the head of Republic of Khakassia will be held on November 11. In the first round of elections on 9 September was attended by the acting head of Khakassia Victor Zimin (received 32.42% of the vote), Valentin Konovalov (44,81%), Andrey Fishin from the CP (at 11.23%) and Alexander Mahar from the Party of growth (6.61 percent). Later Zimin withdrew from the elections, and then became known as Filyagin, which was to participate in the second round along with Konovalov, withdrew his candidacy. The second round of elections was scheduled for October 21. The fifteenth of October, the candidate of the Party of Growth Alexander Maher said that will not participate in the second round. Also, he called Konovalova and to refuse to participate in the second round. Will participate in the elections one candidate — representative of the Communist party Konovalov, the ballot papers will contain the column «for» and «against» a candidate.

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