Alexander Bellofatto: Alexey Danichev / RIA Novosti
Acting Governor of St. Petersburg Alexander Beglov, registered as a candidate for this post, I decided to participate in election debates. On Friday, July 12, he announced on his page in “Vkontakte”.
“I think it is important to honestly and openly present his vision of development of St. Petersburg”, — he explained.
Beglov also posted under the post online poll asking subscribers whether they support his initiative and if he needed to take part in the debate.
29 Jun politician has submitted documents for participation in elections of the Governor of the city. It was noted that the candidate has collected 162 signatures of the 108 municipalities and 80 331 signature of the voters. The intention to participate in elections of the mayor as an independent candidate Beglov announced may 30.
Elections of the Governor of St. Petersburg will be held in a single voting day — September 8, 2019. To the highest post in the Executive authorities of the city claim 28 candidates, including Vladimir Bortko (CPRF), Nadezhda Tikhonova (“Fair Russia”), Mikhail Amosov (Civic platform).
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