MOSCOW, June 21. /TASS/. The Chairman of the State Duma Committee on physical culture, sport, tourism and youth Affairs Mikhail Degtyarev submitted to the Moscow city election Commission documents for nominating a candidate for mayor of Moscow from political party LDPR. This was announced on Thursday, TASS member of Mothersurname Dmitry Reut.
“Degtyarev Mikhail, 1981, the Chairman of the State Duma Committee on physical culture, sport, tourism and youth Affairs, nominated by the Moscow branch of the LDPR,” said Reut.
As previously reported TASS, the Moscow city branch of the liberal democratic party on June 20 at the conference nominated candidate for the election of the mayor of Moscow state Duma Deputy Degtyarev.
He previously ran for mayor in the last election in 2013. Degtyarev has typed 2,86% of the votes and came fifth out of six.
To date, 19 people filed to the Moscow city election Commission the documents for nomination as candidates for mayor.
Each candidate for registration it is necessary to overcome the municipal filter to collect the support signatures of at least 110 municipal deputies in 110 municipalities. The independent candidate must secure the support of 36 million voters. Elections of the mayor of Moscow will be held September 9, in a single day of voting.