A doctor may become a co-chair of Vladimir Putin’s campaign headquarters for the 2024 presidential elections. We are talking about the head of Moscow City Clinical Hospital No. 52, Maryana Lysenko.
Among the co-chairs of the election headquarters Vladimir Putin there may be a doctor in the elections in March 2024, Kommersant reported, citing sources. We are talking about the head physician of the capital’s City Clinical Hospital (CCH) No. 52 Maryana Lysenko. Previously, she became part of the initiative group to nominate Putin for president.
“All doctors are ready to support Putin’s participation in the elections,” Lysenko said, adding that she speaks on behalf of “all 3.5 million” people from the medical industry.
Lysenko has long been involved in political activities. Member of United Russia. In June 2020, in anticipation of voting on amendments to the Constitution stated that the authorities, in consultation with doctors, “have taken unprecedented measures” in sanitary and epidemiological terms, and “visiting a polling station will be safer than visiting a store.”
Maryana Lysenko was number two on the United Russia party list in the State Duma elections in Moscow in September 2021. Subsequently, she refused her deputy mandate.
At the end of 2021, Putin included Lysenko on the Council for Public Television. Later, in 2022, he presented her with the “Hero of Labor of the Russian Federation” medal.