Put forward in presidents of Russia from the Communist party Pavel Grudinin closed their foreign accounts and was officially registered as a candidate. On Friday, January 12, reports RIA Novosti with reference to the member of the CEC Boris ebzeeva.
According to ebzeeva, permission to open an electoral account of this candidate on 29 December, but in early January, he provided information about the revenues and accounts in banks of Austria.
Earlier on Friday, the CEC said that Grudinin on 9 January he received for his campaign 143 thousand rubles, but so far, none of these funds not spent.
Grudinin was second after the LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky was officially registered as a candidate for the highest office. Both of them as representatives of the parliamentary parties are exempted from collecting signatures. President Vladimir Putin takes part in the election campaign as an independent candidate.
Pavel Grudinin holds a number of public positions: member of the expert Council under the government of Russia, Deputy Chairman of the Committee on development of agro-industrial complex of the chamber of Commerce. Since March 1995, Director of the state farm named after Lenin.