While some commission
members representing Hereha were accused of attempting to falsify the
vote in her favor, Hereha said that she is ready to “accept any
election results” in the district and stressed she is against any
pressure on the election commission.
The 25-year-old Illienko
is a long-time Svoboda activist, a lawmaker in the Kyiv Oblast
Council and son of the late distinguished Ukrainian director Yuriy Illienko.
Hereha and her husband
Oleksandr own a chain of DIY (Do-It-Yourself) supermarkets called Epicenter. She
is also secretary of the Kyiv City Council and acting mayor.