The candidate from the Communist party Pavel Grudinina: Valeriy Melnikov / RIA Novosti
The meeting with the candidate in presidents of Russia from the Communist party Pavel Grudinina died during the event. About it RIA Novosti said a member of the party, Alexander Yushchenko.
“He became ill. We had an occupational therapist who has provided assistance, and an ambulance arrived just ten minutes. Everything is very coordinated, it is very accurate,” said Yushchenko, adding that the man had a disease that was the cause of death.
After a minute of silence, the meeting continued. In an interview with TASS, Yushchenko said that the deceased was the head of the veterans Council and was a “supporter of the Communist party”.
Grudinin — member of the expert Council under the government of Russia, Deputy Chairman of one of the committees of the chamber of Commerce, 1995-directs the suburban farm named after Lenin.
He was second after the LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky was officially registered as a presidential candidate. The current head of state Vladimir Putin participates as an independent candidate. Presidential elections will be held March 18.
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