10 July 2014, Thursday, 16:47

10 candidates will participate in the elections of the President of Bashkortostan

author: Galiya Nabieva

The final list of candidates for the election of the President of Bashkortostan includes 10 people. This was reported by the Chairman of the Central Election Commission of the Republic Khaidar Valeev at a press conference in Interfax Agency. Yesterday, a procedure of nomination of party candidates was completed in Bashkortostan.

9 candidates opened accounts for the creation of the election fund, and six accounts are already credited with funds.

Now there are 10 nominees for the presidency of the republic: the Acting President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov nominated by "United Russia"; Ildar Bikbaev from "Patriots of Russia"; Konstantin Shagimuratov from "A Just Russia"; Ivan Sukharev from LDPR; Yunir Kutluguzhin, Secretary of Bashkir Branch of the Republican political party "Communist Party of the Russian Federation"; Rasikh Khamitov nominated by Bashkortostan republican branch of the political party "Communists of Russia", Rishat Magasumov from the regional branch of the "Russian Party of Pensioners for Justice"; Pavel Ksenofontov nominated by regional branch of the political party "Russian Party of People's Governance"; Sergei Naumkin from Bashkir regional branch of the political party "Russian United Democratic Party" Yabloko "; Nurislamov Usmanov from" All-Russian Political Party "Dignity".

The working group of the CEC gave them acknowledgment on documents accepting and permission to open special accounts for creation of election funds.

In connection with receiving by the CEC RB on Wednesday, July 9, an application from the Russian political party "Civil Force" on recall of the candidate Rail Sarbaev, the final list had 10 nominees. As the CEC secretary Marina Dolmatova explains, the deadline for nominations is expired, and even if the candidate challenges the decision of the party he will not be able to participate in the early presidential elections of 2014.