The ore left the post of Deputy Secretary General Council of United Russia, said a source

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in photobacteria Zheleznyak. Archival photoThe ore left the post of Deputy Secretary General Council of United Russia, said a source© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

State Duma Deputy Sergei Zheleznyak has left the post of Deputy Secretary General Council of «United Russia» under the decision of the party leadership, said to RIA Novosti sources in the EP.

«The decision was made before (Andrew. — Approx. ed.) Turchak became Secretary of the General Council,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to another RIA Novosti source in the EP, the ore filed a letter of resignation from the post of Deputy Secretary General Council of «United Russia», however he does not leave and the mandate is not losing.

He noted that the statement of the ore needs to be considered at the next meeting of the Presidium of the General Council, but its date is unknown.

In turn, the Secretary of the CEC, Maya Grishina said that the MP will not lose its Duma mandate, even if released from the EP, but can advance it to lose in case of transfer to another party.

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