Source: Deputy Governor of the Kemerovo region Alexey Zelenin was removed from office

KEMEROVO, March 28. /TASS/. The Deputy Governor of the Kemerovo region Alexey Zelenin dismissed. It will be replaced by the first Deputy head of Kemerovo Olga Turbaba, said on Wednesday, TASS reported a source in the administration of the region.

“Dismissed Deputy Governor of [Kemerovo region] Alexey Zelenin, it will be replaced by Olga Turbaba”, – said the Agency interlocutor.

He also added that “dismissed from his post and the head of the Department of internal policy of the region Nina Lopatina”.

The change of command of the Governor

As reported TASS, a major update of the team of deputies Aman Tuleyev began with 2016. In January last year retired former Deputy Governor – head of the main financial management Sergey Vashchenko, in September 2016, the former first Deputy Governor Maxim makin, who left this post because of its investigations in relation to the company “Teploenergo”, where he worked before moving into administration. Also left Dmitry Islamov, who after the election in September 2017 to the state Duma.

In November 2016, after the criminal case about extortion of actions of “Cut “Inskoy” was dismissed two Deputy Governor Alexander Danilchenko and Aleksei Ivanov. Later their positions were appointed new Vice-governors.

In 2017 March 31, Tuleyev has accepted the resignation of Deputy head for industry, transport and entrepreneurship Catherine Butylkine, which subordinate – former chief of the regional Department of transport and communications – has become a defendant in a criminal case. May 1, 2017 resigned “for family reasons” the Vice-Governor on housing-and-municipal and road complex Anatoly Lazarev. From 12 July 2017, he led “Yurga engineering plant” – forming enterprises of the Kuzbass monotown of Yurga.

In July he left the Deputy Governor of the Kemerovo region on building Eugene Buchman.