In the Network, the portal Change.org emerged and actively gaining votes, a petition for psychiatric examination of the Governor of the Samara region Nikolay Merkushkin, earlier became involved in a scandal due to its loud statements when communicating with the residents of the region.
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The author of the petition references the publications about them in the press: he mentions the phrase official stating that the employee of the subsidiaries of “AVTOVAZ”, more than a year have not been paid, it will never be paid, since that disrespectfully communicates with the Governor. Then Merkushkin has accused the US Ambassador to the dissatisfaction of residents of the region long delays in receiving money earned.
In this regard, the petition, signed by five thousand people, requested the Director General of the Center of the Serbian Zurab Kekelidze “oblige Nikolay Merkushkin to undergo a psychiatric examination,” as the author of “because of the lack of proper education” cannot establish the nature of illness of the official, but suspects “persecution mania or schizophrenia.
We will add that on the same site there is another petition demanding the resignation already Merkushkin, but it is less widespread. The author States that “this attitude of the workers and residents tolerated no longer”.
In addition, authorities in Samara region are now dissatisfied, and the CEC: so, its head, Ella Pamfilova threatened them with criminal cases because of the use on elections of an administrative resource.