Nikita Dzhigurda Photo: Eugene Novozenina / RIA Novosti
Eccentric Russian actor Nikita Dzhigurda announced the intention to run for mayor of Moscow. He said this in his Instagram.
“I made the decision and go in mayors of Moscow, — he wrote. From gigantism will not harm… In mayors of Moscow’s Nikita Dzhigurda!”.
6 Jun businessman Herman Sterligov also expressed the desire to be elected to the post of Moscow mayor. In case of victory in the elections, he promises to “fit all of Moscow in the Garden ring”.
8 June Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin has submitted to the Moscow city election Commission the documents necessary to nominate him as a candidate for mayor. “I will be nominated by the party of Muscovites by collecting signatures. I believe that it is right, because the position of mayor to a greater extent economic than political, and should take into account the moods, the opinions of Muscovites of any political views,” he said
The mayoral elections will be held in the capital on September 9. The desire to participate also said the former Deputy of the State Duma Dmitry Gudkov, the head of the municipality “Krasnoselskoe” Ilya Yashin, and journalist Anton Krasovsky. In mid-April the intention to run for said blogger Ilya Varlamov, but later refused.
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