Anti-corruption rally to be held in Penza on June 12
Penza, 6 June 2017. PenzaNews. The regional youth public organization "Modern Age Generation" will hold an anti-corruption rally in a square near the stadium "Pervomaisky" in Kalinina street in Penza on Russia Day and City Day, June 12.
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The protest event endorsed by the government will start at 12.00. The estimated number of participants – no more than 500 people.
The activists laid claim to six places in the centre of the city, which include squares in front of the Penza mayor's office and the regional government.
"None of them was endorsed," the chairman of the board of the Penza youth civil organization "Modern Age Generation" Ivan Finogeev said.
According to him, the upcoming event will be a continuation of the rally held in the public garden by the Penza city cuckoo clock on March 26.
"First and foremost, we will give answers to the resolution we received from the State Duma, the Presidential Administration, the Investigative Committee, and the regional government," the interlocutor explained.
As it was stated in the letter of the deputy chairman of the Penza region government Vasily Trokhin sent to Ivan Finogeev as a respond to the notice about holding the public event, the consultant of the internal policy department Alexander Artobolevsky was appointed commissioning representative of the regional government in order to provide assistance to the rally organizer.