The Governor’s experience will help Turchak EP, believe in the Pskov Parliament

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye in fotobanka Turchak. Archival photo.The Governor’s experience will help Turchak EP, believe in the Pskov Parliament© RIA Novosti / Alexey Nikolskiye to the photobank

Experience Governor Andrei Turchak will help him to successfully lead the «United Russia» at the Federal level, the Chairman of the Pskov regional Assembly of deputies Alexander Kotov.

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accepted the early resignation of the Governor of the Pskov region Andrei Turchak and appointed the acting head of the region Mikhail Vedernikov, who served until recently as Deputy Plenipotentiary representative of RF President in the northwestern Federal district. The Prime Minister, the Chairman of «United Russia» Dmitry Medvedev has appointed Turchak, the acting Secretary of the General Council of the party, the candidacy must be approved by the Congress.

«I commend the work of Andrey Anatolyevich Turchak as the head of the region. During his work, much has been done. The region has participated in many government programs for co-financing, and as a result implemented a number of projects in the social sphere, including in the health system and the education system», — said Kotov RIA Novosti.

As positive examples, he cited the completion of the oncologic dispensary, the construction of new schools in the region and the perinatal center, the creation of tourist infrastructure, development of agriculture.

«Examples, including a special economic area as a factor of industrial development in our region. There already are under production and there are investors who wish to set up production. Serious work in this direction. I think that in future it will allow to increase income of the regional budget, create new jobs,» — said the speaker of the Pskov Parliament.

«It has definitely had a positive impact on the development of the region. During the work of the Governor significantly increased the revenues of the regional budget. As a positive fact can be noted the growth in recent years of agricultural production. According to this indicator the region takes one of leading places in the North-West Federal district», — he added.

According to him, in his new post Turchak will be able to guide the party organization at the Federal level. «I think that given the experience as a Governor, he successfully enough to be able to lead the party organization at the Federal level. I believe that for him this work is familiar. And I think that with his appointment, the party «United Russia» will strengthen its position and win even more trust from voters,» — said Kotov.