In Primorye, the election Commission has registered the first candidate for Governor

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Incomerate in fotomancer with ballots in Primorye. Archival photoIn Primorye, the election Commission has registered the first candidate for Governor© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Uncovereth the image Bank

The electoral Commission of Primorye on Sunday registered the first candidate for Governor of the Krai the Chairman of the Committee on local government, law and order and legality of the Duma of Vladivostok Rose Chemerys nominated by the party «For women of Russia», informed RIA Novosti the representative of the regional electoral Commission.

Earlier the documents for the registration was filed by the independent candidate, acting Governor of Primorsky Krai Oleg Kozhemyako, Chairman of the Committee on local government, law and order and legality of the Duma of Vladivostok rose Chemerys, nominated by the party «For women of Russia», Igor Stepanenko from «Patriots of Russia» Alexey Timchenko from the Party of growth, Duma Deputy Andrei Andreychenko of liberal democratic party, the independents Victor Vasiliev and Pavel Mikhalchenkov, the former prefect of the Northern administrative district of Moscow Oleg Mitvol of the Green party, the independent candidate, Communist Andrey Ishchenko.

«Today the decision was made to register the candidate on elections of the Governor Rose Chemerys. She became the first registered candidate,» said the source.

Earlier, the election Committee of Primorye, on the recommendation of the CEC invalidated the results of the September elections of the head region. New elections will be held on December 16.

The nomination of candidates began on October 26. In early October, the regional Parliament passed a law that allows independents to participate in elections of the Governor.

For the post of the head of region has put forward 22 candidates, including 12 independents. One independent candidate — Vyacheslav Gnezdilov on Monday withdrew his candidacy from the election. The nomination will end on November 18.

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