Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev expressed his condolences in connection with the death of Senator Vadim Tyulpanov. This is stated in a telegram published on the website of the Cabinet.
“Vadim Albertovich Tulpanov was not only a famous politician, but also a bright, extraordinary man who did much for his native St. Petersburg and for the whole country”, – said the Prime Minister.
According to him, the initiative group of the residents of besieged Leningrad received decent benefits, and for students preserved the right of free access to museums.
“Everyone who knew Vadim Albertovich, respected him for his active citizenship, excellence, integrity, responsibility and the ability to consistently defend their point of view. He will remain in the hearts of family, friends and colleagues,” Medvedev wrote.
Earlier it was reported that the Investigative Committee began checking into the death of the Senator group.