SC found a violation of the Constitution in the incident with Zyuganov on the market in Irkutsk


IRKUTSK, October 14. The investigative Committee shall verify the incident occurred in late September in Irkutsk, when the Central market was locked on his visitors. Then the administration commercial enterprises were not allowed into the building the head of the CPRF Gennady Zyuganov.

“The investigative Department of the Kirov region conducted preliminary examination on the fact of illegal imprisonment of sellers, workers and visitors to MUP “the Central market” Irkutsk”, – said on Wednesday in a press-service of SU IC.

The Department believes that the customers and the employees of the market “were limited in the constitutional rights to freedom of movement in connection with the closing doors”. IC now asks them to assist the investigation and to testify about the incident.

What happened at the market in Irkutsk

As reported, Zyuganov, was on 24 September with a working trip to Irkutsk to support their gubernatorial candidate Sergei Levchenko, tried to visit the Central market of the city. On the approach to the market movement of representatives of the Communist party prevented a group of unidentified flags of “United Russia”.

The administration of the market waited for their arrival at the entrance to the building. After the blinds down literally in front of the guests, some shoppers remained inside. The mayoralty of Irkutsk called the incident a “provocation” by the Director of the municipal enterprise Vladislav Sverdlov, who was removed from office and brought to administrative responsibility under article “Arbitrariness”.

After winning the second round election over the candidate from “United Russia” Sergey Eroschenko, Levchenko said to journalists that “think of the fate” outrageous Director of the market.