Nikitin will take office of the Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region on September 26

© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova in fotobanka information center of the CEC. September 9, 2018Nikitin will take office of the Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region on September 26© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova the image Bank

Gleb Nikitin, who won the election for Governor shall take office on 26 September — exactly one year after the appointment of the acting head of the region, told RIA Novosti press-service of the regional government.

Residents of Nizhny Novgorod region was chosen Governor in the single voting day on 9 September. Won Nikitin scored 67,75% of the vote. Vladislav Egorov (CPRF) received of 16.63%, Alexander Kurdyumov (LDPR) – 6,50%, Galina Klochkova («Fair Russia») is 4.35%, Alexander Bykov (Partiya PENSIONEROV) – 3,26% of the vote.

«The inauguration ceremony Gleb Nikitin, Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region is planned for 26 September at 14.00,» — said the press service of the regional government.

The twenty-sixth of September 2017, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed a decree on early termination of powers of the Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region Valery Shantsev. The acting Governor was appointed Gleb Nikitin.

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