“You were watching TV, were those concerns. So I thought that it would be more correct. Filed, the resignation was accepted”, — said Ilkovsky in conversation with the correspondent of the portal Zabmedia.ru.
The ex-Governor said that he was leaving his post with a sense of regret. However, according to Ilkovsky, any political work “requires that people should always be ready to resign”
“I’ve always been ready for it, so no personal tragedy, no”, — said the former head of the Zabaikalye territory. On the question of the terms on which he left the region, the ex-Governor could not answer. He said that “there is still much to do”. Who will replace him as Governor, Ilkovsky also assume not.
The decree on the resignation Ilkovsky the President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed on 17 February. The paper noted that the head of Transbaikalia has resigned at own will. However, the head of state reprimanded the head of Karelia for the failure of commitments for the resettlement of dilapidated housing.
A week ago at the meeting in the government the head of Ministry of construction, Mikhail Men reported to Vladimir Putin that the TRANS-Baikal territory poor results on the implementation of the programme of resettlement of dilapidated housing. Also have the same problem, the Minister referred and in Karelia. “You can call it sabotage,” he assessed the actions of the authorities of the regions.
In response, Putin instructed Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and the head of the presidential administration Sergei Ivanov to prepare in this regard the proposals of the “human order”. A source in the Kremlin then said that the responsibility for the resettlement programme are personally the heads of the regions.