MOSCOW, January 24. /TASS./ Members of the Communist party faction in the Moscow city Duma unanimously elected Deputy Nikolai Gubenko and Leonid Zyuganov, the head and Deputy head of the faction. This was reported by TASS on Wednesday, a member of the Communist party faction in the Moscow Parliament Nicholas Zubrilin.
“Today members of the faction unanimously chose a new leader and Deputy head of the faction. The head of the Communist party faction in the Moscow city Duma was Nikolai Nikolaevich Gubenko, Deputy head of the elected Zyuganov Leonid,” he said Zubrilin, adding that the new duties the deputies begin from the date of election.
Previously, the Communist faction in the Moscow city Duma was headed by Andrey Klychkov. October 5, 2017, by decree of the President of Russia 38-year-old Duma Deputy, was appointed acting Governor of Orel region, on the same day the post of the head of the region left a 45-year-old Vadim Potomsky. Potemski was appointed Deputy Plenipotentiary representative of the President in the Central Federal district.