Source: first Deputy head of Ministry of health Igor Kagramanyan may leave his post

MOSCOW, July 21. /TASS/. First Deputy health Minister Igor Kagramanyan may leave his post soon, and in the autumn of 2017 to go to work in the Federation Council. About this TASS said a source in the Department.

“Yes, it’s true, orders already,” said a source in the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation.

According to him, probably, already in the fall of 2017 Ghahramanyan will go to the Federation Council. At the moment, the first Deputy Minister is in planned holiday, but can extend it.

In a press-service of the Department information about the dismissal of Kagramanyan have been unable to comment.

July 5, TASS reported that acting Governor of the Yaroslavl region Dmitry Mironov has submitted to the regional electoral Commission of candidates to the members of the Federation Council. They were state Duma Deputy Alexander Gribov, rector of the Yaroslavl state University. P. G. Demidov Alexander Rusakov and the first Deputy Minister of healthcare of the Russian Federation Igor Ghahramanyan.

The position of Deputy Minister Ghahramanyan has held since 2012. He oversees matters concerning drug supply of citizens, organization of ambulance and emergency medical care, staffing, medical education and accreditation.