Representatives of motor-community appealed to the Moscow Prosecutor’s office to check the TV channel “Moscow 24” on possible violation of article 282 (inciting hatred or enmity), told the radio station “Moscow speaking”, the representative of motorcyclists Andrei Sidorov.
According to him, the reason for the appeal to the Supervisory authority was a plot released on the channel on 23 April, during which motorcyclists called “hrustik”, “meat” and similar words.
“We want to ensure that the Prosecutor’s office conducted investigations, verification. In the air there were a lot of negative statements about motorcyclists, such as “snacks, beef, stew, do you prevent motorcyclists” — said Sidorov.
In his opinion, people lead transport in different ways. “It is clear that someone is mistaken, someone is learning to drive, someone simply in the power of your mind drives like that. But not one size fits all” — he said.
According to him, the motorcyclists would like to attract authors and presenters of the plot to justice, but if they will hear the apologies, ready to withdraw his statement.
23 April in Moscow took place the opening of the season, in which the Third ring road was the ride. As reported by “Moscow speaking”, a column of about a hundred bikers blocked traffic on the TTC, which aroused the indignation of motorists. The story, published in the “Moscow 24”, was held dedicated to the motocross.