The detention of the Governor of Khabarovsk Furgala that is known at this hour

After the arrest of the Governor of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgala acting head of the region has not yet been appointed. As reminds a press-service of the head of the region shall be appointed by the President of the country, reports “Interfax”.

the Election of a new Governor in September 2021, if the detainee Furgala removed from office. According to the Deputy Chairman of the electoral Commission of the region Vasily of Agulenko, “timing will be scheduled in June 2021, simultaneously with elections of deputies of the state Duma”.

Furgal, was arrested today, he is suspected of attempted murder and murder as part of an organized criminal group criminal case is brought. As reported earlier official representative SK the Russian Federation Svetlana Petrenko, Furgala think “the organizer of the elimination of entrepreneurs and the attempt on their lives.”

Earlier in the same case were arrested four suspected accomplices of the Governor. The case refers to the events of 2004-2005, organized crime groups were operating not only in the Khabarovsk region, but in the Amur region.

the Source TASS reports “at least two episodes of murder and one attempted murder”. In particular, according to the Agency, we are talking about the murders of businessmen Eugene dawns in 2004 and Oleg Bulatov in 2005 and attempted Amur businessman Alexander Smolski.

In blizhashee time Furgal will be delivered to Moscow, where he will be charged.

Sergei Furgal became the Governor of the Khabarovsk territory in 2018, won more votes in the runoff election than his opponent – the incumbent at the time the head of the region Vyacheslav Shport. According to the official results, in support of the candidate from LDPR Sergey Furgala then voted 325 566 thousand of voters — 69,57% of the vote. For the candidate from “United Russia”, the acting head of the region Vyacheslav Shport has given the voice of 136 thousand 873 voter — 27,97%.

Earlier Furgal was dEuratom of the state Duma of the 7th convocation.D

Video of the arrest can be viewed here.

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