In regard to the political scientist, doctor of historical Sciences, the leader of the movement “For a new socialism” Nicholas Platoshkin opened a criminal case. He is accused of inducing the Commission of mass riots and public dissemination of false information about circumstances that may pose a threat to life and security of citizens. This was reported on the website of the Investigative Committee of Russia.
the Court has considered the petition of the investigation and appointed Nicholas Platoshkin a measure of restraint in the form of house arrest. At present investigative actions are carried out, which will help to consolidate the evidence base.
the details of the case have not yet explained. On the page of the scientist in Facebook reported that it had been searched.
Communist party Leader Gennady Zyuganov has requested to clarify the circumstances of detention Platoshkin, RIA Novosti reported.