Head of Karelia Alexander Khudilainen announced the resignation

Head of Karelia Alexander Khudilainen announced the resignation© RIA Novosti. Alex Druginderal the image Bank

Head of Karelia Alexander Khudilainen has declared that retires, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary Marina Kabatak.

The Governor appealed to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin with the statement of early resignation and asked the President to give him new instructions.

«You know that today is a lot of work on the rotation of personnel at regional and Federal level, and that’s deliberate, weighed me the decision not to go on elections, to which the left 207 days,» he said.

According to the Governor, now in Karelia there is the most favorable situation is when the update of the region’s leadership will help preserve the positive dynamics of development of economy and social sphere.

«We woke up the interest to Karelia. The Republic’s economy gained a good momentum, marked by a significant dynamics of tax revenues. It is very important that these trends are irreversible and embodied in a real improvement in the quality and standard of living of the people,» he said.

Alexander Khudilainen has held the post of head of the Republic of Karelia in 2012.

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin will deal with the Republic of Karelia in connection with the statement of the President on pre-term resignation, the President also will hold a meeting with Maxim Oreshkin, head of the Ministry, told reporters Putin’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.

On the eve it became known that their powers ahead of schedule resigned of the head of the Ryazan region Oleg Kovalev. Also recently the resignation of three of the Governor Viktor Basargin (Perm region), Vyacheslav Nagovitsyn (Buryatia) and Sergey Mitin (Novgorod region).

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