Shantsev has promised to continue «to hurt» in Nizhny Novgorod oblast

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Retired from the post of Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region Valery Shantsev said that will continue to worry about the region, but already in new quality.

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday signed a decree dismissing Valeriy Shantsev as Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region, appointed acting head of the region first Deputy head of the Ministry of industry and trade Gleb Nikitin.

«Like to change jobs – of course. But how? If stuck to the region if many projects are like children – you put your soul, put on the wing. And in agriculture, in industry, in medicine, in education, in road construction, and other areas. And then I realize that kids probably grew up and know a lot. And it’s time to turn the page. A very exciting day, very much so. After all 12 years together. Will, as before, to support our favorite Nizhny Novgorod oblast. But in a new capacity,» wrote Shantsev on Tuesday in his LJ.

The ex-Governor did not specify what it plans to do in the future.