Former candidate for mayor of Moscow, Deputy of the state Duma from LDPR Mikhail Degtyarev was appointed acting Governor of Khabarovsk territory, the decree on appointment was signed by Russian President Vladimir Putin on July 20.
“To dismiss Furgala Sergei Ivanovich from the post of Governor of Khabarovsk territory in connection with loss of trust of the President of the Russian Federation”, – the document says.
Degtyarev appointed before taking office the person elected the Governor of the Khabarovsk territory.
Degtyarev 39 years. Since 2011 he is the Deputy of the state Duma from LDPR. According to information “RBC”, in 2013 he proposed to prohibit in Russia the turnover of dollars later withdrew the bill. In 2018, Degtyarev proposed to change the mailing address of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow to the North American deadlock, the house 1.
Acting duties of the Governor of the Khabarovsk Krai participated twice in the elections of the mayor of Moscow. In 2013, he has typed 2,86% of the votes in 2018 – 6%.
The ex-the Governor of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgala was detained on 9 July. He is a former Deputy of the state Duma from LDPR. In 2018 he won elections of the Governor of the Khabarovsk territory, ahead of the candidate from the party “United Russia”.
Russia’s investigative Committee believes Furgala the organizer at least one attempted murder and two murders of entrepreneurs in 2004-2005 in the territory of the Khabarovsk territory and Amur region. He officially filed charges. Furgal he categorically rejects them. As writes “Siberia.The realities of the”locals “believe in the politically motivated criminal prosecution of the Governor, associating it with his popularity and the loss of influence in the region “United Russia”.
July 10, Basmanny court of Moscow arrested the detainee Governor for two months.
Protests of citizens in support Furgala held in Khabarovsk every day after his detention.