An ally of Alexei Navalny standing for election was prevented from registering after being forced to isolate.
Violetta Grudina faced an enforced hospitalisation in a coronavirus ward despite testing negative for the virus.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
She is an ally of Kremlin critic Navalny, who was jailed on embezzlement charges in prison in February.
Grudina announced plans to run for Murmansk City Council in April, but had her office attacked and staff members detained, The Moscow Times reported.
She said on Wednesday that she was hospitalised under a court order in a Covid-19 ward, despite receiving a negative test from a clinic the same