The new Governor of Zabaykalsky Krai has sent the government in resignation

KRASNOYARSK, October 3 — RIA Novosti. Elected by voting on 18 September on a post of the head of Transbaikalian edge Natalya Zhdanova dismissed the regional government, said Monday the press service of the Governor.

Zhdanov won the election, became the first female Governor in Siberia. It was voted 165,4 thousand people, which is 54,39%.

“Zhdanov signed a decree according to which the regional government shall resign its powers to the newly newly appointed Governor of the region… a Separate order…Zhdanov made the decision on imposing the duties of members of the regional government on earlier replaced posts on Alexei Butyrskogo, Sergey Davydov, Dmitry Kochergin, Alexander Kulakov, Sergey Novichenko, Victor Postnikova and Andrey Fedotov, until the conclusion of the formation of a new government of the region”, — stated in the message.

The Governor signed an Executive order appointing Andrei Tomsk acting Minister of education, science and youth policy of the Zabaykalsky region to complete the formation of the new composition of the regional government, freeing him from the post of first Deputy Minister.

President Vladimir Putin appointed Zhdanov fulfilling duties of the Governor of Zabaykalsky Krai on February 17. The credentials of its predecessor, Konstantin Ilkovsky was terminated by his request. Zhdanov previously held the post of Chairman of the legislative Assembly of the territory.