Putin has found a replacement for the dismissed Governor of the Zabaikalye territory


The acting Governor of TRANS-Baikal territory was Natalia Zhdanova, the decree was signed by Vladimir Putin, informs “Interfax” with reference to press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

Transbaikalia to 2013 were headed by the former Deputy of the state Duma from “Fair Russia” Konstantin Ilkovsky. On the morning of Wednesday, February 17, Putin sent in his resignation. This was preceded by the report of the head of the Ministry Mikhail men, who last week told Putin that in Transbaikalia the poor results on the implementation of the programme of resettlement of dilapidated housing.

Simultaneously with the resignation Ilkovsky Putin reprimanded the head of Karelia Alexander Khudilainen.

Ilkovsky himself explained that he decided to resign after he “claims were made”. He noted that he was always ready to resign, “therefore, personal tragedies, no no”. The ex-Governor said that he was leaving his post with a sense of regret. He noted that with respect to the decision of the President. “I filed a resignation and it was accepted. Grateful to those who worked together, no disappointments there,” — said Ilkovsky.

During the day on Wednesday, Peskov said that Putin “personally dip” understood the situation in TRANS-Baikal territory and the Republic of Karelia. The night before Putin met with Konstantin Ilkovsky and Khudilainen and made the final decision about the resignation and reprimand, Peskov said.

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In the Kremlin have reminded that the TRANS-Baikal territory in 2015 has not begun to implement their obligations under the program of resettlement from dilapidated housing. For such violations, regions should pay out of budget penalties, and Transbaikalia for the sum of 400 million rubles, said Peskov. He also referred to “an inflated administrative apparatus”. In the TRANS-Baikal region, it is almost twice the national average, said Sands.

Became acting Governor of Zhdanov in September 2013 he held the position of speaker of the legislative Assembly of Transbaikalia, she was a member of the faction “United Russia”. Prior to that, from March to September 2013 she served as the Deputy Chairman of Zabaikalsky government on social issues, said in a statement on the website of the legislative Assembly. She started her career in 1986 as a teacher of Chinese language in middle school cheats. In 1994 he became Deputy Director on foreign languages in the school, and a year later headed a local language school. From 2001 to 2008, Zhdanov was Chairman of the Committee of education of the city administration of Chita.