The CEC found no grounds for a lawsuit Sobchak in the armed forces the cancellation of registration of Putin in the elections

MOSCOW, February 14. /TASS./ The appeal of the presidential candidate of Ksenia Sobchak in the Supreme court of the Russian Federation with the requirement about cancellation of registration of Vladimir Putin in the elections has no basis. This was stated on Wednesday by TASS Deputy Chairman of the CEC of the Russian Federation Nikolay Bulaev.

“This topic has been discussed, it has long been closed,” he said, noting that such right of action Sobchak is.

“But I think, it is necessary to objectively and adequately assess the reasons for its appeal to the court. In this case, the grounds absolutely not, and for what purpose did Ksenia A. it’s hard for me to say,” said Bulaev.

He added that “the position of the CEC on this issue has long been determined”.

Earlier on the campaign website Sobchak appeared information that the applicant filed in the Supreme court of Russia the complaint with the requirement to cancel registration of Putin as a candidate in the presidential elections.

Sobchak extended the presidential elections from the party “Civil initiative”, Putin is running as the independent candidate. Elections will be held March 18.