The interior Ministry said the number of protesters against the demolition of five-story building in Moscow

About five thousand people participate in the agreed authorities a rally in Central Moscow against the program of renovation of housing capital. About it “Interfax” was informed in the press service of the Moscow cupola MIA.

The action began in the afternoon on Sunday, may 14, on Sakharov Avenue. “The event is peaceful, no violations were found”, — noted in conversation with Agency RAPSI law enforcement officer.

The permitted number of rally participants is up to five thousand people, reported in the Moscow mayor’s office.

On 13 may the mayor of Moscow Sergei Sobyanin has submitted to the Moscow city Duma the bill providing introduction of 12 additional guarantees for the residents of the capital’s buildings that fall within the renovation programme. So, according to the document, the residents of demolished five-story building at any time can refuse the participation of their home in this program. The law will come into force after the adoption of a similar Federal law, which now is on consideration in the state Duma.

In early may, published a list of houses that can be include in the programme of renovation of residential quarters. Just got 4546 objects. The list includes the building of the first period of industrial housing and some other similar homes that are in poor technical condition.

Order on the demolition of the Moscow Khrushchev and the construction in their place new housing Sobyanin gave the President of Russia Vladimir Putin in February.