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For the post of Governor of the Tambov region will fight five candidates

Five candidates will continue to fight for the post of head of administration of the Tambov region, elections will be held in September, reported on Monday, RIA Novosti the representative of the election Committee.

Elections of the head of administration of the Tambov region scheduled for September 13 of this year. Documents on the nomination to the election Commission of the region was represented by six candidates: incumbent Governor Alexander Nikitin (whose candidature was supported by "United Russia"), Igor Telegin (LDPR), Pavel Plotnikov ("Fair Russia"), Andrey Zhidkov (KPRF), Sergey KLISHIN ("Cossack party") and Gagik Hovsepyan ("Communist party of social justice"). Then they all submitted to the electoral Commission the documents for registration. The first five candidates were registered, and Hovsepyan refused further participation in the elections due to personal circumstances.

"The election Commission decisions on registration of five candidates for the position of head of administration of the Tambov region. Now began an active campaign period," - said the Agency interlocutor.

According to her, candidates are beginning to use campaign-printed materials - leaflets, special issues of Newspapers, outdoor advertising.