LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky suggested that after the burial of Vladimir Lenin to use the mausoleum as a place for public speaking. On Monday, November 13, RIA Novosti reported.
“The inscription “Lenin” is removed and spelled “Public tribune”. And on all the festivities were going up there. <…> The mausoleum as a building is let: upstairs is the magnificent grandstand, we got used to it. Let remains,” — said the politician.
On 2 November the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov called on to bury the Soviet leader. In his opinion, it would be “reasonable and humane”. However, he stressed that the decision should be taken by the President.
In turn, Ksenia Sobchak, planning to compete for the highest office, says that this issue “for free elections and referendums should decide the Russian people, not the President.” In this October 24, it is stated that one of the first three solutions in case of victory in the presidential election will be the decree about the burial of Lenin.
As told in early August, Communist party leader Gennady Zyuganov, Putin assured him that Lenin and other Soviet leaders will not be reburied. According to the Communist, the President said: “While I’m sitting here, no barbarism on the red square will not.”