The Chairman of the Central election Commission of Russia, Ella Pamfilova plans to visit music festival “Invasion”, which will be held in Tver region on July 7-9. On Wednesday, June 21, the press service of the Ministry, reports TASS.
“Ella Pamfilova plans to take part in the festival”, — said the CEC. It does not specify on which days of the scheduled visit.
In early June, Pamfilova gave an interview to radio station “Nashe Radio”, which holds a festival. She was invited to the event and offered to hold presidential elections “Invasion”. The head of the CEC has promised to come and help in the voting.
It is planned that to vote for a candidate in a special tent at the festival. On the station’s website added a section dedicated to the elections. From 21 to 26 June anyone will be able to nominate someone from musicians. From 26 June to 2 July will be primaries, which will select 10 applicants who will be included in the final list.
“Invasion” is one of the largest music festivals in the open air. For the first time was in 1999. In 2003 held a virtual (performances broadcasted from the Studio “Our Radio”), since after the attack on the festival “Wings” there were concerns for the safety of the event, in 2007, was not carried out for organizational reasons.