MOSCOW, March 3. /TASS/. A rally in support of presidential candidate Vladimir Putin will be held on Saturday at the Moscow stadium “Luzhniki”.
Earlier, Putin’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov did not rule out the possibility that the candidate will participate in the rally. “We can’t rule it out,” said he.
“For a strong Russia!”
The rally under the slogan “For a strong Russia!” starts at 14:00. It is assumed that the participants of the rally were speeches about a dozen trusted persons of the candidate, including Director Nikita Mikhalkov, the famous heart surgeon Leo Bokeria, artistic Director of the Mariinsky theatre, conductor Valery Gergiev. “They officially act as Trustees of the candidate,” – said TASS press – Secretary of the election headquarters of presidential candidate Andrei Kondrashov.
On the official website of the candidate among the speakers are also sold to Alexander Rosenbaum, Philip Kirkorov, Filipp Kirkorov, Kristina Orbakaite, Nikolai Baskov, other popular artists.
Social networking and personal sites many of the participants posted a video message in which he urged Russians to come to the rally to support Putin. So, people’s artist Mikhail Boyarsky said that he was honored to be a confidant of Putin. “Our country has long been waiting for such a reliable leader. I appeal to all sensible citizens and asked to come on March 3 in “Luzhniki” and support our candidate,” he says in the address on his website.
As the leading event announced sports commentator Dmitry Guberniev, TV presenters Yana Churikova and Svetlana Zeynalov, the Director Fyodor Bondarchuk.
According to the forecasts of Putin’s election headquarters, the meeting will be attended by at least 100 thousand people. “We expect more than 100 thousand,” – said Kondrashov.
He also noted that the event was “paid from the electoral Fund”, the entire amount will be presented in the statement of the candidate, which will be published on the website of the Central election Commission of the Russian Federation.
According to the press Secretary of the headquarters, the rally accredited 299 125 Russian and foreign journalists. Presents media from USA, Japan, Spain, Germany, China, UK, France, Denmark, said the Agency interlocutor.