Change the Governor on Sakhalin will accelerate the development of the region, said Trutnev

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Incomerate in fotobanka Trutnev. Archival photoChange the Governor on Sakhalin will accelerate the development of the region, said Trutnev© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Uncovereth the image Bank

Plenipotentiary representative of RF President in the far Eastern Federal district Yuri Trutnev believes that Oleg Kozhemyako «not so little» worked as the head of the Sakhalin region, and change the Governor to strengthen the «energy development» of the region.

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday accepted the resignation of the acting head of Primorye Andrey Tarasenko and appointed to the post of Oleg Kozhemyako, head to this Sakhalin oblast. His place was taken by the Chairman of the regional government Vera Shcherbina. Kozhemyako at the meeting with the President expressed the desire to participate in elections of the Governor of Primorsky Krai.

«As for Sakhalin, he worked there not so little three years. Many projects have started, many are in fact are in the final stage, many have to start again. You know, I am sure that the residents of Sakhalin will find the right solution, are strong people, they will continue, and will increase energy, which develops the territory. In this respect, the change of the Governor, it still carries some energy,» Trutnev told reporters in Blagoveshchensk after the inauguration of the Governor of the Amur region Vasily Orlov.

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