State Duma Deputy Vadim Bulavinov has appealed to the leadership of “United Russia” with the request of resignation of the head of the Nizhny Novgorod regional branch of the party. This is the official website of the party.
The statement was sent to the Secretary of the General Council of the party Andrei Turchak. It specifies that the member is resigning “due to illness and inability to perform their duties”.
1 December in the Nizhny Novgorod media reported that 54-year-old acting Secretary of the Nizhny Novgorod regional branch of “United Russia” Vadim Bulavinov arrested for driving under the influence. According to TASS, after the incident, the officer was taken to the hospital with a heart attack.
For the position of head of the Nizhny Novgorod branch of “United Russia” Bulavinov was appointed on 13 October. From 2002 to 2010, the official was the mayor of Nizhny Novgorod.
At the end of October in Stavropol the Deputy of regional Duma from LDPR Ilya Drozdov rammed a passenger bus exceeding speed and having left on a red light. In the accident accused the bus driver: he was fired and forced to pay compensation to the victims.