The head of Khakassia plans to participate in the election of the head of the Republic in 2018

MOSCOW, November 15. /TASS/. The head of Khakassia 55-year-old Viktor Zimin plans to take part in elections of the head of the Republic in September 2018. This was announced on Wednesday, the TASS press Secretary of the head of Republic Nikolay Denisov.

Next elections of the head of Khakassia will pass in the uniform voting day in September 2018. “This question [about the participation of Zimin in the elections was made during the direct line with Victor Mikhailovich. The head replied that if he would receive the confidence of the President and the citizens, will go to these elections. He has repeatedly said that any leader must have ambition and responsibility for the region where he works,” said Denisov.

Zimin was born in 1962 in the village of Discos Krasnoyarsk region. In 1981 graduated from the faculty of industrial and civil construction Abakan agricultural College, in 2007 Tomsk state architectural University, specialty “Automobiles and automobile economy”.

From 1992 to 2007 – Deputy head of the Abakan branch of the railroad. In 2004 he was elected Deputy of the Supreme Council of Khakassia from the “United Russia” since 2007 – the Deputy of the state Duma. Since 2009 – Chairman of the government of the Republic of Khakassia in 2013, was re-elected.