Putin appointed Deputy Minister of transport, acting head of Buryatia

The Deputy head of the Ministry of transport of Russia Alexey Tsydenov was appointed acting head of the Buryatia Republic. The corresponding decree was signed by Russian President Vladimir Putin.

The President also accepted the resignation of head of the Republic Vyacheslav Nagovitsyn.

Earlier that Tsydenov could be appointed acting head of Buryatia reported Vedomosti, citing a source close to the government, and the interlocutor in the government.