The head of Navalny’s campaign staff came to the police and was arrested

Leonid Volkov (left)

In Nizhny Novgorod, arrested Leonid Volkov, head of the election headquarters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny. He said this on Twitter.

According to Volkov, the morning of September 29 he came to the police Department for filing a statement of obstructing the rally. Several hours later, the statement was made, but the opposition leader was detained. On him an administrative report for violating the order of organizing the rally.

Earlier on September 29, was detained and Bulk. He was going to go to Nizhny Novgorod, but were intercepted by police in the stairwell of his house. According to the politician, it is now three hours sitting in the police Department, but no one explains the reason for the detention.

Video: navalny / Instagram

In a capital Central Board of the Ministry of interior explained that the Bulk taken to the police station for the repeated calls to participate in the unapproved public event.

In Nizhny Novgorod on September 29 must pass campaign organised by the local headquarters of the Bulk.