June 18, in hospital of St.-Petersburg has died the former head of Chuvashia Michael Ignatieff, famous for being filed a lawsuit, the defendant in which was to speak the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. On the death of ex-official said Telergam channel Mash.
This information was confirmed by the source Agency “Interfax”. Official confirmation no.
On 27 may, “Kommersant” reported that 58-year-old Ignatyev was hospitalized with bilateral pneumonia in critical condition; he was connected to the machine extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.
He led the Republic from 2010 to 2020. In January, Putin dismissed Ignatieff in connection with loss of trust. This happened after the scandal, the Governor has forced rescuers to jump for the keys to a new fire truck, a video hit the Internet.
20 may it became known that the former officer appealed against the decree of dismissal in the Supreme court of the Russian Federation. The hearing was scheduled for June 30.