Photo: Press service of UT MVD of Russia in the Siberian Federal district / RIA Novosti
Musician Sergey Pauk Troitsky, the leader of “metal Corrosion” filed documents for registration as candidate for the post of mayor as independent candidate. This was reported by a member of Mothersurname Dmitry Reut, reports TASS.
“Troitskiy Sergey E. 1966, the Fund of assistance to musical development and Patriotic education of youth “the hard rock Corporation”, Musical Director and member of the rock group “metal Corrosion” self-promotion”, — said the official.
The independent candidate must secure the support of 36 thousand voters.
The Spider already has the experience of elections: in 1998, he ran for the elections to the state Duma for at Lublin constituency and scored the highest number of votes, but due to the low voter turnout (less than 25%) the election results were cancelled. In 2013, he filed documents in the self-nomination for early elections of the mayor of Moscow, but was not admitted to the elections, as has not received the required number of signatures.
The mayoral elections will be held in the capital on September 9. Earlier the desire to participate also said the actor Nikita Dzhigurda, businessman Herman Sterligov, a former State Duma Deputy Dmitry Gudkov, head of the municipality “Krasnoselskoe” Ilya Yashin, a journalist Anton Krasovsky, as well as the incumbent mayor, Sergei Sobyanin.
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