Parliament Speaker Andriy Parubiy announced the expulsion of People’s Deputy Nadiya Savchenko from the Batkivshchyna party. He announced this during the session of Parliament, which was broadcast by 112 Ukraine TV Channel.
"According to Part 3 of Art. 60 of the Rules of the Verkhovna Rada I report that the parliamentary faction of the political party Batkivshchyna has decided to exclude People’s Deputy Nadiya Savchenko from the faction for activities incompatible with the guidelines and principles of the party and the activities of the faction in the Verkhovna Rada at its meeting on December 16, 2016", said Parubiy.
It should be noted previously Batkivshchyna party said they do not intend to initiate the deprivation of Savchenko’s deputy mandate because people gave her their votes for the election.