The candidate for people's deputies of the district councils of Rivne region of Ukraine died five days before the vote, But prevailed in the district, having received an overwhelming number of votes, told the media.
"A curious incident occurred in the local elections in Sarnensky district of Rivne region. People's Deputy of the district Council elected a dead soul." The candidate from the party "Batkivshchyna" Ivan Totovytskiy died 5 days before a vote. But on the ballot next to his name nobody put a mark " has left." The paradox of the situation in what is already a dead Candidate has prevailed in the district – for him voted most voters ", – RIA "news" referring to the newspaper " Today "." The funeral was Thursday, it's 3 days before the election. But Authorised their party asked people to vote for the candidate. Explained that so you can render the last duties to the deceased. Today I looked at the protocols and saw that the dead man was the winner ", - has told to the edition of the Deputy chief of staff of Sarny BPP "Solidarity" Anatoliy Ivashkevich. He said that political power thought to file a complaint against the actions of opponents. But after meeting with lawyers didn't want to." District election Commission instead of the deceased will announce the people's choice the next in line candidate from " batkivshchini ". For this reason, it makes no sense to raise a scandal, because the voters ultimately supported this political force in the area ", – summed up Mr. Ivashkevich. On Thursday, the media said that Workers of the Ukrainian national guard and police, armed with automatic weapons, took custody of the municipal election Commission of Svalyava in the Transcarpathian region