Media: the Kremlin time with the resignation Furgala due to difficulties finding a replacement

the decision on the resignation of the Governor of Khabarovsk Sergey Furgala, which is under investigation on charges of murder, has not been made yet in connection with the difficulties of finding suitable candidates for his replacement.

according to “Kommersant”, then the Kremlin does not intend to delay retirement Furgala and purpose ispolnyala temporarily the acting head of the region, it will happen this week. Experts believe that a certain slowness in this matter is caused by the necessity of selection of the candidates is able to suppress the protest sentiments in the region.

the newspaper’s Sources called the five candidates who apply for this position. Among the sounded names of the head of the Board of Directors of JSC “Khabarovsk airport”, the graduate of the Higher school of the KGB, a former FSB officer Konstantin Basyuk, Chairman of the Duma Committee on sports, the Deputy from LDPR Mikhail Degtyarev, zampolpreda of the President in the far Eastern Federal district Grigory Kuranov. More “soft decision” may be the transit authority Deputy Furgala Yuri Zolochiv or former Chairman of the Khabarovsk territory government Andrey Bazilevsky.

gubernatorial Elections will be held only in 2021, as under the law in case of early resignation of the head of the subject after July 1, the election transferred to the next year.

Recall that on 10 July the Governor of the region Sergey Furgal was arrested. He was charged with murder and attempted murder of a number of entrepreneurs in 2004-2005. Furgala was taken to Moscow and arrested for 2 months.

In Khabarovsk, Komsomolsk-on-Amur, Amursk and other cities, meanwhile, there were mass protests and rallies demanding the release of Furgala.

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