Sobchak believes his participation in the election of 2018 step towards the creation of parties and the nomination to the state Duma

NOVOSIBIRSK, January 18. /TASS/. The candidate for President of Russia Ksenia Sobchak at a public meeting with the residents of Novosibirsk has declared that considers its presence in the presidential campaign as an opportunity to participate in the political life of the country. According to her, in the future, her plans include the creation of the party and participation in parliamentary elections.

“My goal is not a presidential election. This election can only be won by Vladimir Putin. My goal Duma elections, my aim is the creation of the party. My goal is to now, in this election, I could hear millions of my fellow citizens, it is the only such opportunity”, – said Sobchak.

Sobchak is now on a tour of Siberia: 17 Jan TV presenter was found with his supporters at the headquarters in Omsk, on Thursday arrived in Novosibirsk, where he took part in collecting signatures in support of his candidacy. On 18 January she is planning to visit Tomsk.

Ksenia Sobchak participates in the presidential campaign of the party “Civil initiative”. As a candidate from non-parliamentary parties it is necessary to collect 100 thousand signatures of voters. To submit to the CEC the signatures and documents required for registration as a candidate in the election is required until January 31.

Presidential elections will be held on 18 March.