Daria Rud, daughter of the detained rector of Shaninka Sergei Zuev, went to a solo picket outside the building of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Moscow on Petrovka. The girl is in her ninth month of pregnancy. Photo from the picket published Olesya Gerasimenko, a correspondent for the BBC Russian Service, on her Twitter account. “Let go of Sergei Zuev, no far-fetched deeds,” reads the poster Rud is holding.
Sergei Zuev was detained on October 11 at the hospital, where he was after suffering a hypertensive crisis. He is a suspect in the case of the former deputy minister of the Ministry of Education Marina Rakova on the theft of 21 million rubles. Zuev was interrogated for 30 hours, now he is in a temporary detention center awaiting trial to choose a preventive measure.